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The Writing Journey Of A Soon To Be Published Author…

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Hello All… I had the pleasure of chatting with fab and soon to be published author Irenosen Okojie. Look out for her guys! Having secured an agent, it’s only a matter of time until she’s snapped up by a major publisher! For now, she’s been gracious enough to write about her writing journey so far… Enjoy! My Writing Journey by Irenosen Okojie  I may have had ink stains on my tiny hands in my mother’s womb. I suspect during the …

How to Juggle Writing With Raising A Young Family: YA Author Keris Stainton Reveals How She Does It!

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  The wonderful Keris Stainton is the author of three published YA novels with a few more to come this year. She home educates her two young sons and is addicted to tea and Twitter. I had one question for Keris;                “How do you juggle writing with raising a family?”       Here’s what she had to say… ” Writing and having children are, for me, inextricably linked. I’d always wanted to …

Birthdays, Elephants and… No Writing?

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Hi All, It’s been a great few weeks…  I spent my birthday in Goa, India and it was amazing. Elephants are some of the most beautiful and gracious creatures (in my humble opinion) and I had the privilege of spending my birthday  with them, before some birthday cake, lobster on the beach and partying the night away. A great birthday. I will confess that I did not write AT ALL on this trip- didn’t even make any notes… Total relaxation. Now, I’m back …