Category Archives: A Bit of Me

August Catch Up

I’m not quite sure what it is about this year – or me – but every time I mention a deadline I seem to be tempting fate too far, so I get something else thrown at my head to make … Continue reading

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NaNo Report: Final Thoughts

Well, I did it. Cloud Cursed was wrapped up by Day 19, which left me free all last week to pursue other things. In the meantime I also managed to pass 10,000 words on A Courtship of Dragons, taking my … Continue reading

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NaNo Report, Part 3

Things have really started picking up, plot-wise and with the word count, over the last few days. Which is good, because thanks to the boiler breakdown last week and the three days of repairs, my writing schedule was rather disrupted. I’ve … Continue reading

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NaNo Report, Part 2

I’m not sure this whole catch up with NaNo on a Wednesday thing is going to work. Thus far I’m not doing too well at it, but as long as I’m still writing I guess that’s the important thing. I would … Continue reading

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NaNo Report, Part 1

So November is here and NaNo has begun, but rather than spam everyone with daily updates on my progress, I thought I’d go for weekly instead. Since this month ends on a Wednesday, I figured a Wednesday update would work … Continue reading

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Photo Friday

Still waiting for Kindle to publish (this is why I usually leave it to go through overnight), so I thought I’d post some photos instead. I take so many but share so few, so here’s a small selection of Dartmoor’s … Continue reading

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The End is Nigh…

The final installment of Wingborn will be along later. I know I usually put it up early on a Sunday morning, before I go off romping about on the Moors, but I haven’t quite enough time right now to do … Continue reading

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Feeling Off-Kilter

I’ve been feeling a little off-kilter for the last few weeks. Reading hasn’t been the joy it usually is, writing became a bit of chore, I had a run of headaches and was generally feeling rubbish. This isn’t unusual for … Continue reading

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A Quick Interruption

Sorry to disrupt this weekend’s Wingborn chapter, but I just thought I’d pop by to say there are new dragons available in my Etsy shop.   More details can be found, either at Etsy or on my Starlight Magpie blog. … Continue reading

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Of Progress and Lazy Sparrows

Life in my garden is very green right now, bursting with life and buzzing with insects. For the most part I’m not a particularly clever gardener. I don’t remember the names of things, I tend to “rescue” plants from the … Continue reading

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