POISONS AND ISLAND HOLIDAYS

Gosh it’s hard to write when the sun’s shining like this. Easier and nicer to curl up in the garden with a book. I have however hammered out my 1000 words for today and yesterday – I’d lost momentum lately due to other commitments. And it will...

WEEKLY PROGRESS REPORT

A very quick post tonight as I’m tired and have really struggled to crank out my thousand words today. I’ve been skiving over the weekend (including what for me was the most thrilling moment – holding aloft the FA Cup!) and today has been a combo of...

INDIAN WEDDINGS AND MORE MOOD MUSIC

When I first went to India – to Tamil Nadu – I was invited to a reception following a wedding. I had been to an Indian wedding once before in London – that of my friend Bhanita – but this ¬†was for a couple I didn’t even know! I was...

FIGHTING WITH MY CHARACTERS

I’m having a bit of a battle. My characters are getting downright insubordinate. Talk about rank ingratitude to the person who’s giving them life. I thought the fact that I’d got the whole story mapped out would mean I just had to sit down and write...

BOATPLANES, CONFESSIONS AND AGH! MY ACHING SHOULDERS

Poor old Ginny’s having a bit of a rough time. Soon after the dis-arse-terous dinner party, she hears some news requiring her to make a speedy return to Blighty. That led to me searching for the quickest route to get her home again. I managed to find a copy of...

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