Whatever you celebrate, or even if you don’t, I wish you well for the end of this year and many happy moments in 2020.
Some of my ebooks are half price for the next few days. Get them here.
A review of the audio version of From Story Idea To Reader – an accessible writing guide co-written by myself and Rosemary J Kind.
I was asked to review a audible copy of this book in exchange for an honest review and I agreed as it’s one my wishlist. I’ve read a lot of writing books over the years and own a few and this one definitely stood out from the rest.
“From Story Idea to Reader is an easily accessible guide to writing fiction. Whether you are brushing up on your writing skills or starting out, this book will take you through the whole process from inspiration to conclusion. No matter if you are looking to submit your work for publication, enter a competition, or want to self-publish, this practical guide will help you every step of the way.
Between them, Patsy Collins and Rosemary Kind have sold hundreds of short stories, written 16 published books, and produced numerous articles for Writing Magazine and similar publications. They’ve both judged writing competitions and…
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I’m giving a short talk and reading some of my stories at the library in Lee-on-the-Solent on 6th June. If you’re in the area and free then, maybe I’ll see you there?
Yes, I do mean edition and not addition. The only new people I’ve brought into the world are story characters. I don’t know how many I’ve created but it’s definitely more than a thousand as I’ve written more stories than that and each of them has at least one character.
Family Feeling is my latest book release and it’s currently reduced to
Guess who’s The People’s Friend writer of the week! You can read the whole interview here.
Happy Easter to those who celebrate this holiday and happy spring to everyone. The weather is so lovely here I’m spending most of the long weekend in the garden. I love it all year round, but especially so in the spring.
I may get some writing done. Working in the garden often helps with my creativity. Either way, I’ll definitely be reading. My kindle is choice full of interesting sounding books by writing friends, many of them downloaded at bargain prices! I do like a book bargain.
If you’d like some cheery holiday reading