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Writing Motherhood Events!

Writing Mother Events! Hi there. Isn’t it a lovely day? I don’t know about you but a bunch of 99p daffs on my dining room table cheers me up immensely. As does seeing the tender purple heads of crocuses nipping up in the park. I LOVE spring! OK, so the Writing Motherhood conversation is happening over at the Mslexia blog …

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Cover reveal and more!

Am very pleased to reveal the cover for my new poetry collection BOOM!… What do you think??? I’m so excited for it. The image is one of Brooke Shaden‘s amazing photographs – I am so grateful that she’s letting me use it. The larger project surrounding BOOM! has begun. Booking has just opened for the first ‘Writing Motherhood’ event at …

Writing Motherhood

Writing Motherhood Hello again! Well as usual it’s been aaaggges since I last blogged and that means tons of news. I’ll start off with what I think is the best news – The Arts Council gave me full funding for my ‘Writing Motherhood’ project. What’s my ‘Writing Motherhood’ project? Hey, great question, and thanks for asking. It’s a project I’ve …

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Recording Anya’s narration for THE BOY WHO COULD SEE DEMONS audiobook

First of, thank you to all of you who have taken pictures of BOY on US shelves. Anyway, keep the pics coming, they make me so happy. So this blog post is loooong overdue. Well, maybe not so much: I did promise you video diaries during the recording of the audiobook for THE BOY WHO COULD SEE DEMONS but I ...
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US copies of THE BOY WHO COULD SEE DEMONS

I’m having one of those incredibly rare weeks of Nice Things Happening, all the more precious after what feels like a year of nearmisses, disappointments, and tough times. This was definitely a Very Nice Thing: the arrival of my copies of The Boy Who Could See Demons. One of the surprising things I learned when I was first published is ...