Tag: lgbt

Exclusive online preview: Full Circle – Chapter 12 Scene 2

Hi There, This week’s scene and Aeron is bored… Big Smiles, Jody My thoughts: I really enjoyed writing this scene because Aeron makes me smile so much. This was one of the scenes when I rewrote the novel and I let Aeron take the scene where she wanted it to go and, as always, she felt a lot of my…

Boot Camp Act 2 Scene 4

Hi there, I hope you enjoy this week’s scene from Boot Camp and Aeron is having trouble complying with Frei’s orders in class… As always, please excuse the typos, Big Smiles, Jody Boot Camp Act 2 Scene 4 Like I said, I weren’t interested in firing at other folks. I didn’t much mind the classes and the courses and even…

Exclusive online preview: Full Circle – Chapter 10 Scene 1

Hi There, Here is this week’s scene from Full Circle and we have Aunt Bess trying to remember where her sweets are… I hope that you enjoy! Big Smiles, Jody My thoughts: Aunt Bess… I love her character so much and I really enjoyed showing her story during Full Circle and how incredible she is. In a sense, she is…

It’s great up north!

Hey there, It feels like I haven’t written any updates for you  in ages as things have been tough health-wise recently. I seem to say this often but I didn’t think that I’d make it up to Hebden Bridge a few times because I was struggling. With a dodgy eye, heart and various other problems starting to feel insurmountable, I…

Inky Inspiration Special… With Julie Cohen!

Julie Cohen grew up in Maine and studied English at Brown University and Cambridge University. Her award-winning novels have sold over a million copies worldwide, and she has twice been selected for the Richard and Judy Book Club in the UK. Her bestselling novel TOGETHER has been translated into eleven languages and optioned for television adaptation. Julie runs an oversubscribed literary consultancy which has helped many writers go on…

IN FASHION

Friends, folks, and furry things, lend me your spectacles… Well, put them on, I don’t really need yours. I have my own. I’ve just had the nod from Ylva to tell me In Fashion will be available at Ellcon on Thursday (23rd) for you to get your advance copy! Hurray! So if you are at the event, you’ll be able…

On The Road!

Being an author is a dual experience sometimes. Most of the year, you lock yourself away with imaginary people and live in that created world. That’s the everyday side of it. But then, you have to change out of your PJs, travel to different places and be part of the excitement, sensory battering, rollercoaster that is being an author outside…

Written Dreams

It’s something that I will always look at and feel an immense sense of pride and joy. I was lucky to be a part of the first GCLS Writing Academy. It was a course which introduced new friends who I will always enjoy cheering on and saw me work, once more, with my dear friend Sandra on La Vie en…

BINGO!!!

Hi all! Yes, it’s summer, yes it’s grab-a-book-and-lounge-by-the-pool time, yes… it is time for BOOK BINGO! Wonderful author, Jae, has come up with an amazing way to get you enjoying and perhaps winning FREE books. Yup, you heard me. So grab your dabber, dust off your bingo wings (even better if you already have a set of your own) and…

To A T

Before we go into the blog, please watch the short video so you can understand, from me to you, what I’m up to.   Watched it? Great. Now you know where I’m coming from, I can chat to you about my adventure. In Fashion took a lot of research. It features a TV show called The Style Surgeon where Darcy,…