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The Book

Front cover Light Rising‘Light Rising’ is the first book to be released in a series I’m currently working on, and one that I’m really excited to share with you.  It has been a long time in the making, was written between the births of two of my children, and I almost can’t believe it’s actually here!

So, I thought I’d also share some information about why I wrote it, who it’s for and where it will be available. Read on to discover more…

WHY I wrote it: I wrote the book because I was inspired by my students. Many of whom were avid readers. read more

To the Dreamers…

zzzzIf you are following my blog you will know that right now I am in the middle of working with a publisher to produce my novel, Light Rising, which will be available soon. (I can’t wait to share more!) And so, recently I have been stuck in a world called editing. Also endless birthday celebrations for two of our children, mother-in-law visits from New Zealand, but mainly… editing. I know, exciting, right?  Well, I’m pretty sure that some people imagine an author’s life as being exciting. I know I did... read more

Courage, dear heart

courage, dear heart

The happiest people I know live out of who they truly are, not who they think they  should be or, who they think others want them to be.Those who understand that the only thing they need strive to ‘be’ is be the very best version of themselves. I figure that having people like that on the earth will make the world the beautiful and diverse place it was meant to be. And I want to be like that when I grow up.

e e cummings said, ‘It takes courage to grow up and become who you really are.’ …correct. And may I add, challenge accepted. Who’s in? read more