A Stroll Around Sherborne

I love doing town highlight features for Dorset Magazine, but when Helen asked me to do one on Sherborne that was very special, for it used to be my home town.

Ten Key Things I Learnt Through Indie-Publishing a Novel

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.

Hunting the Plant Hunters

Interview with Ambra Edwards, who’ll be appearing at this year’s Dorchester Literary Festival

Verily Vogue: interview with Alexandra Shulman

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.

Shoot the Moon: a novel

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.

Exploring Shaftesbury and Semley for Dorset Magazine

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.

From Totteridge to Kathmandu

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…