Hello, I am a UK girl, dragon lover, wildlife lover, a fanatic reader and now writer also, and a bit of a dreamer. Coffee and chocolate are my downfall, but I enjoy walking and running so that kind of makes up for it. That’s my excuse anyway!

2018-02-17
Blueberry Firepuff – Too Hot to Handle!
Blueberry Firepuff – Too Hot to Handle! Blueberry Firepuff was a very cute dragon, loved by everyone. His owner Kate loved him, her friends loved him and his owner’s niece loved him, too much sometimes. He was cuddled, squished and kissed which he didn’t mind at all, but what he...

2018-01-22
Hidden
Hidden. It had been many years since she’d woken, and her body was old and withered. Her eyes looked as dead as she was. Idly she wondered if the others had risen from their tombs yet. Ratten supposed she’d better go and look for them at some point. Where the...

2017-12-18
Little Rebels
Little Rebels. I love the characters in my book, every single one of them. But sometimes I get the feeling that they’re trying to drive me insane. They just won’t do as they’re told. One minute they’re behaving themselves doing as I ask, than all of a sudden one of...

2017-11-13
Ralenka & The Guild
Ralenka & The Guild. Ralenka flew around the ancient Cathedral, her bright red eyes glaring. There had been too many humans wandering around lately and the faerie was not happy. She and the rest of the guild had been the dark guardians of this place for thousands of years, and...

2017-10-30
Winter Musings.
Winter Musings. Do you remember winter, I mean a proper winter? A winter where you knew what to expect, bundled up in warm clothes, watching your dad scraping the ice off the car window screen before heading off to work? I do and I want to share some of my...

2017-10-16
Being Lazy – The Guilt Trip!
Being Lazy – The Guilt Trip. I did something sinful today, no not that! I stopped what I was doing, turned on the TV, and watched a programme in the broad light of day that I’d saved for later. Meaning in the evening when I allow myself to be lazy....

2017-10-09
Let’s Get Glamorous!
Let’s Get Glamorous! Making a living as a singer isn’t all glitz and glamour. When I say making a living, sometimes I scraped by when it was quiet, and sometimes I felt quite flush thank you very much! I was in cover bands, rock bands, acoustic acts and did session...

2017-09-10
Bury Your Head in the Sand Syndrome.
Bury Your Head in the Sand Syndrome. There are things I love about my writing, things I hate about my writing and things I don’t want to acknowledge about my writing. The latter I think being the most dangerous. This has been niggling at the back of my mind for...

2017-07-31
The Last Laugh – a Ghost’s Story.
The Last Laugh – a Ghost’s Story. A piece of ‘flash fiction,’ I hope you enjoy it! Trinity’s heart was heavy that morning, the fact that it didn’t beat anymore wasn’t the point, the fact that she’d given her life for a man who she thought loved her however, was....

2017-07-24
The Little Green Monster and Slimy Menace!
The Little Green Monster and Slimy Menace! This is the story of 2 antagonists and 2 protagonists. In a fight for life and death. Antagonist number 1: The little green monster – an evil creature that lays thousand of eggs and when these hatch they eat the unfortunate protagonist number...

2017-07-17
Being a Newby Writer.
Being a Newby Writer. If anybody had told me I’d become a writer two years ago I’d never have believed them. I was a singer that was my profession and always would be, or so I thought. It seems I was wrong. I recently published my latest blog post in...

2017-07-03
The Secret Of Lowland Forest – 4 (Corlin).
The Secret Of Lowland Forest – 4 (Corlin). Magda paced the cave, the son of Corlin was restless. “Father, we’ve lived here for too many years now, we need to try again, claim that land once and for all!” “We don’t have the power we once had Magda, we wouldn’t...

2017-06-26
Selling Out!
Selling Out! Music has, and always will be a big part of my life. My singing and lyric writing have been at the forefront for a long time. I love all styles of writing, my passion now being fiction. But I also love to write lyrics. As a singer for...

2017-06-05
Foxy Magic
Foxy Magic. I’m very excited to be nominated by the incredibly talented writer Kim Watt for the ‘Sunshine Blogger Award’. My rather daunting task is to allow a character from one of my stories to answer 10 questions of Kim’s choice, about me and see what they come up with,...

2017-05-29
The Secret Of Lowland Forest 3 (turning point).
The Secret Of Lowland Forest 3 (turning point). “Ouch,” yelled Thornton. “Stop being such a cub.” Replied Neiva irritably. “You’ve certainly changed from the relaxed and friendly mystic we’re all used to!” “Oh sorry Thornton, its just that there’s an unsettling in the forest and its making me nervous. Cant...

2017-03-27
Is Your Pet Good For You?
Is Your Pet Good For You? The answer is yes. If you have any kind of pet, even a guinea pig it can have a positive affect on your state of mind and wellbeing. Friendly well behaved pets, ok so some of our pets can be cute terrors at times,...

2017-03-20
Greet The Day & Be Thankful.
Greet The Day & Be Thankful. Do you ever get one of those days when you look in the mirror and think where the hell did that wrinkle come from? It wasn’t there yesterday. Do you ever wake up in the morning and pull the covers over your head so...

2017-03-13
The Secret Of Lowland Forest – Part 2
The Secret Of Lowland Forest – Part 2 The Secret Of Lowland Forest. is the first in a series of short stories about the ‘Lowland clan’ foxes. You may wish to read it before this so that you know the background. When Neiva was born her mother looked into her...

2017-03-06
Peace, Birds and a Hot Cup of Coffee!
Peace, Birds and a Hot Cup of Coffee! This morning I am filled with a sense of peace. Sitting outside in the sunshine, with a cup of coffee warming my hands. I can hear the gentle hum of the traffic way off in the distance, and the drone of a...

2017-02-20
Fairys, Wizards, Dragons and dreams.
Fairy’s, Wizards, Dragons and Dreams. As my long suffering writing group AllWrite will know I am obsessed with all things fantasy. Who wouldn’t want to be in a world where you can make anything happen? Get away from reality for a while. Fly on dragons, cast spells that make your...

2017-02-06
The Secret Of Lowland Forest.
The Secret Of Lowland Forest. In the dappled sunlight, Lowland Forest looked beautiful. The sun peeking between the tall majestic trees casting intricate shadows on the ground. With a soft breeze through their leaves making a soothing gentle rustling sound, all was peaceful. There was a wonderful secret in this...

2017-01-27
For The Love Of Lyrics.
For The Love Of Lyrics. Lyrics have been part of my life ever since I became a singer. It seemed natural that if I wanted to sing songs that meant something to me, I’d have to write the words myself. Don’t get me wrong I sang covers of other people’s...

2016-12-20
Breathing Exercises to Relax and Energise.
Breathing Exercises to Relax and Energise. Believe it or not breathing exercises for a singer are almost identical to breathing exercises to calm and relax you. Having been a singer and vocal coach I know how the breath works….well I need to! The same kind of techniques apply its just...

2016-11-25
Memories of a Prisoner.
Memories of a Prisoner. Prison, a time in my life that I want to forget. So why am here now after all of these years? Even though the prison has long since gone….. I remember the fear when I’d been caught, used as a scape goat while the others got...

2016-11-21
Winter Is Here But What About The Wildlife?
Winter Is Here But What About The Wildlife? Its November so we are well into the winter months. Its fine for us with our central heating and roofs over our heads but for wildlife to survive they have to work a lot harder at it. Lets look at some different...