a new chapter (& something to share)

This space has meant a lot to me. I started writing here back in 2012 – pregnant with my third son, I squeezed my storytelling into toddler nap times and tired evenings on the sofa with my laptop. Here I shared the littlest stories of my life – the cakes I baked; my children’s toes;

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some news…

I’ve got some exciting news to share! Last week, whilst sitting on a wild and windy beach in West Wales, I signed the contract with a publisher for my first book! Like every bookish child, I’ve always secretly dreamed of writing a book, and I’m pinching myself that this dream is actually coming true. I’m writing a

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Snowdrops : a small story

One January morning I was walking through the rainy market, when I saw a woman in a yellow raincoat holding a perfect bunch of snowdrops. It’s unlike me to accost a stranger, but I had to ask her where she bought them. ‘At the end of the alley’, she pointed. There, with a large basket

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Finding your creative voice

I’m just popping in to let you know that I’m over on the 91 Magazine blog today talking about finding your creative voice through small stories. I share an exclusive extract of the Little Stories of My Life E-course (which begins again this Monday for the last time before summer 2020) and a time-limited discount

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