When should we complain, and when is it better to say nothing?

British people complain three times a day about small things, apparently. According to The Independent newspaper,…

Two heads are better than one, even if one of them is a sheep’s….

I love this saying – it’s so true. A builder friend of mine said it the…

Brittany Beaches and Beyond

I hadn’t been abroad since the two dreaded words happened, Co**d and Br***t. I’d written a…

Writers have different schedules, but they all create that best seller…

I was fascinated to talk to someone the other day who asked me what my writing…

Book Reviews: The Good, the Bad and the Ugly.

When I had my first book published five years ago, I wanted to read all the…

A Classic Car for a Classic Character

In my latest one of my eleven novels, The Highland Hens, octogenarians Mimi McKinlay and her…

The Highland Hens: A Story of Friendship and Love

When I started writing The Highland Hens, I was initially focused on the theme of loneliness.…