The Frankfurt Book Fair belongs to my favourite times of the year. To spend days surrounded by books, what’s not to love? This year was my fifth experience, I was there three days on my own and one with […]
When Life Takes Over
I was announcing last week the start of my second novel. So how much did I write? Not a word, although the opening sentences are there, ready to be typed. All I had time for was going back to […]
How Do You Write?
I find this a most interesting question and I would love to read your answers. Do you plan the whole book, chapter by chapter, before the actual writing starts? Do you do all your research first? Or do you […]
The Quest For A Literary Agent
One of the questions often asked is: “When should I start contacting agents”? In my opinion, the answer should be: “When your manuscript is not only finished but polished”, which is exactly what I did not do at first. […]