When I decided to self-publish one of my novels, I had no idea how much it would teach me about the profession of being a writer.
Interview with Ambra Edwards, who’ll be appearing at this year’s Dorchester Literary Festival
An afternoon spent sharing several cups of tea with Dr Halima Begum
Interviewing Alexandra Shulman for Dorset Magazine about her 25 years at British Vogue, I got a good idea of what made her such an iconic editor. Straight talking, relaxed and honest, I for one would love to have worked with her.
Over the last six years I’ve written three novels – and had to think hard before self-publishing my first though KDP and Amazon. But now it’s out there I’m glad I did, as so many people seem to really like it.
A chance visit to a new Fowey bookshop – Shrew Books – resulted in me doing two great features with the owner, Kate Longman
If you want the perfect day out in Dorset then I’d highly recommend visiting Shaftesbury and Semley. So many characterful businesses and such lovely people.
My latest piece for The Bookseller on how important positive representation is when it comes to the stories we tell
For a while I did a blog about people’s fabulous untold stories. I’m so rubbish at tagging etc it didn’t go anywhere, but it seems a shame to let these wonderful tales languish in internet limbo. So here’s the first…
Loved doing this feature on Wimborne. Such a lovely town, and one I’d definitely recommend for a Dorset day out.