My Historical Plans

Growing up, I devoured Georgette Heyer, Agatha Christie, the Bronte sisters and Jane Austen. With a reading diet of nearly everything historical, I was bound to write historical novels as well! My first partially completed novel is set in the time just prior to the French Revolution, and is called The Hidden Duchess. I hope … More My Historical Plans

The Quiet One

I am writing a series of three contemporary romance novels following three 30-something Perth women in their attempts to find love. Each book will be from the perspective of one of the three friends. The first is tentatively called The Quiet One. I’m still not sure I’ll be going with that title – it might … More The Quiet One

Christmas in Heaven

I wrote this song a few Christmases ago, when I was thinking about people who were facing their first Christmas without a loved one. Another year has passed without you near me Another season seeks to hold its sway And I remember how you were at Christmastime How you were like a child on Christmas … More Christmas in Heaven

Yay! It’s finished! Now off to the publisher, right? Not quite…

The other day, I finished writing the manuscript for Perth Girls – The Quiet One.  It’s the first time I’ve actually finished a novel manuscript. There’s an incredibly strange bunch of feelings that goes along with finishing a manuscript. You’d think euphoria would be right there at the top.  And for five glorious seconds, it … More Yay! It’s finished! Now off to the publisher, right? Not quite…