Archive for October, 2014

After a much-needed break from writing, I’ve finally gone back to my current project, a novel for Young Adults. In the story, a teen concert pianist gets drawn into a complex murder plot, though unwittingly. The results are disastrous. The story falls in the crime/psychological thriller genres. Occasionally, I find myself holding my breath when reading some of the more scary sections.

At the moment, I’m only tidying the manuscript – for example, making sure the middle chapters don’t meander and getting rid of all those annoying small sentences that contribute nothing to the story. I’m still waiting to hear back from a literary agent, so it’s a case of not doing too much yet.  Still, it’s great to be back.


Read Full Post »

A Bereavement

Dealing with a bereavement. 

Back soon.

Read Full Post »

After ten and a half years of daily writing and a couple of published novels, I’m taking a much-needed break.  Back at work, four days a week, and am busy with piano and language studies…

Read Full Post »