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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 …

Lola Interviews Blackhair magazine editor Keysha Davis……. about her favourite book of all time (and not one question about hair!!)

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I promised you interviews and here’s one with the wonderful Keysha Davis! She’s an editor, blogger and freelance writer who specialises in hair & beauty, culture and women’s interest writing. Over the last four years Keysha has been at the helm of hair and lifestyle magazine, Blackhair, where she edits the magazine and is a very public face of the brand.  A magazine veteran, previous to this position, Keysha was the features and entertainment editor of Pride magazine for four years. …