Tag Archives: romance

Oh, to be gay in the 1950’s

    Maiden Flight by Betty Beaty, about an air stewardess falling for her pilot, was published by Mills and Boon in 1956! Well I never, a hardback Mills and Boon! I bought it on a whim from my local … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

What’s in a title?

I was going to call my second novel Stargazy Skies, a play on Stargazy pie because I mention the pie in my novel and there are a lot of star gazing references. I still think it’s a great title (my … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

The Magic of Stars Needed a Betty

We all need a Betty in our lives Although I loved the chemistry between air stewardess Sapphire Montrose and Marco Cavarelli, her boss, I knew the novel needed more characters and an injection of humour to make it come to … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Lovely Southwold, the perfect setting.

As a family, we’ve been visiting Southwold for many years – used to have a tradition of driving up there on New Years Day, taking in Walberswick and Snape Maltings on the way back, but too many freezing, windy ‘wash-out’ … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Doesn’t time Fly!

Air Guitar and Caviar has been published for just over a month now and although it’s been wonderful and exciting to see it finally ‘out there’, I am surprised at how much it has drained me. The constant feeling that … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Yay! Book launch.

It’s finally here, the day that I’ve been anticipating for so long, and I’m already bowled over by the support and good wishes from my fellow writers and friends, new and old. I can finally understand the ‘Squeeee, my books … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 2 Comments

A broken mug shot!

I was taking a photo of my new cover for Air Guitar and Caviar, positioning my iPad next to my trusty RNA mug when I knocked the mug off the table and it BROKE! Oh no! Have to say it … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , | 4 Comments

Procrastination is my friend

This morning (it’s now 7.38!) I’ve checked out Facebook, read a bit more about why I need Instagram in my life, (I really don’t) watched the BBC news, bid on a Wedgwood mug on eBay, that I also don’t need … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , | Leave a comment

Wot-another writing course?

Ahh, but this is not just another course, this is THE writing course. I’m going on an Arvon romantic writing course in Yorkshire and I just know it’s going to be BRILLIANT. The wonderful Mike Gayle and Crissie Manby are … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , , , | 5 Comments