Trust Me I Lie - Or the true confessions of a writer on social media
New Book: Trust Me I Lie
A Walk on the Not So Wild Side - In which I visit Bodnant Garden
I Need a Hero - The kind of heroes I love to write
A Walk on the Wild Side & The Lonely Knight - In which I explore Betws-y-Coed Characters: What's in a name? - In which I talk about how I find names for my characters
December Update - A round up of my guest blog posts
How Grandma Invented My Family Christmas
November Update - A round up of my guest blog posts
How I Write - How I learned to be a planner rather than a pantser
Walking the Walls of Conwy - And I still find myself in a coffee shop
Castles, Ghosts ... and Knights in Murky Armour - In which I visit Rhuddlan Castle and learn about a ghost who might not be all they seem
I Need a Heroine - In which I talk about how I create my heroines
Castles and Cream Teas - Or, what I did on my holidays (part 2)
Ten Authors Who Influenced Me - Or, you are what you read
A Writer's Holiday In which I finally learn to relax
A Tale of Two Heroes The Sinking of the Royal Charter
The One About Forrest In which I find new ways to procrastinate - watching the birds in my garden
How I Create Characters How I create characters, right from the very first idea
Tales of Smugglers and ... Seaweed? The inspiration behind Breathless
Dear Diary - One of my favourite ways to include backstory. I've used diaries/journals in Nemesis, Something Wicked and Breathless
More Ramblings About Tombs - Last summer's walk around a Neolithic burial chamber
A Girl's Best Friend How I became a writer and the inspiration behind the first novel I wrote.
Alice's Adventures in ... Llandudno? The story behind some very mysterious statues
Books Which Romanced Me - My recommended reads for Valentine's Day
Music: Wings to the Mind - How music inspires and influences my writing
A Grave Obsession - Why I love churchyards
A Room of One's Own – How essential is it for a writer to have a room of their own?
Five Books Which Chilled Me – My recommended reads for Halloween
Something Wicked – My new book, coming soon!
A Moving Experience – In which I move house, again
Keeping It (Un)real – Why the best part of being a writer is making stuff up
Five Books Which Influenced Me – Five books which influenced me as a writer
It was a dark and stormy night – Did you know that much quoted cliché came from a real book?
Writers Write (or, What I Really Do All Day) – More than you might think!
Seeking Inspiration – From graveyards, fairy tales and … er, cake
Getting Noted – My notebook obsession
My Writing Process – How I work
Things That Go Bump ... – My real-life ghostly experiences
Ten (Slightly Random) Ways to Choose a Book – The best way to find a new book to read