May 12, 2020

For someone who writes creatively, and often with a humorous theme, picking a 'fun and engaging' title like the blog template says is more difficult than ever at the moment. Rather than beat about the bush and pretend everything is wonderful I'm doing the same as every...

March 6, 2020

In case you’re wondering about the silence on my blog lately when I’ve not been dodging the storms that have been battering the rugged Cornish Coast I’ve been working on my new writing course and finishing off the latest in my Polwenna Bay series, #7 Catching Hearts.

I’...

July 2, 2019

It feels like quite some time since I last blogged on here. As always the time flies as though it really does have wings and as I write this, on my way back from a very hot London, it hardly seems possible that we are almost at the end of June. 2019 is galloping by and...

May 19, 2019

In case you haven't noticed there's a B word about lately but luckily you won't find it here! There's plenty of other positive B words I can come up with and here's a few...

My first B is for Busy.


Where have the last few months gone? All I can say is that since October...

October 22, 2018

Season of mists and mellow fruitfulness.

I seem to be starting my blog posts with quotes lately but it's that time of year where the John Keats poem Ode To Autumn fits so perfectly with the change in season. I'm very lucky as I often get to share Cornwall with friends a...

October 22, 2018

Play on, I believe was once said by someone somewhere!

In my latest return to Polwenna Bay, 'The Rhythm of the Tide', we meet Zak Tremaine whose musical talents lead him and the band on the dream path to stardom. Adoring fans, hanging out at the after parties with his m...

October 21, 2018

Blog Posts that it is! 2018 has been quite a year and we've still got a couple of months to go so it's all to play for. I won't dwell on the next bit as we all have lots to deal with but through 2018 I've been pretty busy with family stuff so my updates have mostly bee...

August 11, 2018

Those of you West of Bristol might be familiar with the Western Morning Newspaper and its sister publication The West Magazine. A few weeks ago I spent a very enjoyable couple of hours chatting with Martin from the West Mag at the Duchy Nursery.

During this time we cove...