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NaNoWriMo 2016 – Day Six

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NaNoWriMo 2016 – Day Five

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NaNoWriMo 2016 – Day Four

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NaNoWriMo 2016 – Day Three

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NaNoWriMo 2016 – Day Two

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NaNoWriMo 2016 – and so it begins … Day One

Today I started NaNoWriMo 2016. I’m going to be a NaNoReBel this year. I’m using the time to finish a draft of Catch the Rainbow, a book that’s taken me…

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Challenge: Write a novel in 7 days or 10 days

Recently, I discovered the books, the website and the writing methods of Dean Wesley Smith. He’s a very prolific writer who writes some of the Star Trek novels, Spider Man…

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Writer at Work- writing CATCH THE RAINBOW: characters

I’m currently typing CATCH THE RAINBOW onto Scrivener, the writing software I wish I’d discovered 30 years ago. I’m loving all of the gimmicks and gadgets that help to make the…

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Two books now available on Kindle

I’m delighted to announce that not one but TWO of my re-branded, re-packaged and re-published books are now available in the Kindle store on Amazon. This is one (or two!)…

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Back into the groove

You know when the schedule’s starting to work again when you get an extra 10 – 20 minutes in which to do whatever you want. Some people may re-jig their…

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Twee Tales – rebrand now available on Amazon!

I promised I’d let you know when Twee Tales was available outside of Lulu. Amazon were once again first off the blocks within only a few days. It’s available here for…

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Catch the Rainbow

Whilst editing Baggins Bottom Best Bits Book 3, I came across this post (now no longer available online). As it sums up exactly what Catch the Rainbow is all about, I’m going…

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Night Crawler: a Marcie Craig mystery – paperback now available on Amazon!

I promised I’d let you know when Night Crawler: a Marcie Craig mystery (the paperback) was available outside of Lulu. Amazon were once again first off the blocks within only a…

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Night Crawler: a Marcie Craig mystery – now available in PAPERBACK!

Well, I told you we’d been busy … I’m delighted to announce that  Night Crawler: a Marcie Craig mystery is now available in paperback – and it’s EARLY too, as I promised…

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Night Crawler: a Marcie Craig mystery – hardback now available everywhere!

I promised I’d let you know when Night Crawler: a Marcie Craig mystery (the hardback) was available outside of Lulu. Amazon were the first off the blocks within only a few…

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*RE*PUBLICATION DAY – Twee Tales

I expect you’ve been wondering where I’ve been and what I’ve been up to. But I can assure you that I’ve been quite busy … and so has the poet….

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*RE*PUBLICATION DAY – Night Crawler: a Marcie Craig mystery

We’re a few days late – the book was due out on Friday, but we had some cover issues – but here it is, finally. Night Crawler, republished and repackaged…

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Author interview: Sarah Stephenson

I’m delighted to welcome today Sarah Stephenson, newly published author of Dougal’s Diary (Crooked Cat). ~~~ Sarah lives in South East London with two dogs, the occasional grandchild and a…

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List alert: A bright new year

We had a fantastic 2015. In May we were married in Gretna Green, and had a wonderful honeymoon, first in Scotland and then in Cyprus. Our very busy life started…

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Welcome

Welcome to my new writing-related site. Here is where you’ll find all things writing for 2016 onwards. For everything else, visit my lifestyle blog at Baggins Bottom. This site is…