HOW TO SUCCESSFUL REQUEST A REVIEW COPY/ARC

A few years agoI discovered a mysterious package in my mailbox, addressed to me. And of course, being the safety orientated person that I am, I inspected the box with a magnifying glass instead of ripping it open. After ensuring… Continue Reading

ARCs – all you need to know (ft. free books, review copies & professional fangirls)

Years ago I saw book lovers getting FREE books from authors & publishers; I wanted to be just like them. And for so long I wondered what magic spells they had access to because how were they getting this right… Continue Reading

IS FANFICTION ILLEGAL? ARE CUPCAKES DELICIOUS? CAN WRITING FANFIC BECOME A CAREER? Let’s chat!

Grab a cup of tea, or coffee, pull up and chair; let’s delve into the world of fanfiction (and devour three cupcakes each because, who can chat and NOT have cupcakes?). Before we get into all the exciting legal-debating-cupcake-devouring-fanfiction-writing fun… Continue Reading

#AmCurrently – WHERE I SNEEZE, GET ON A PLANE & FAIL AS A HUMAN

I feel like a rabid book loving banshee right before an epic books release. There is SO MUCH going on in my life right now which I suppose is good (?) but at the moment it feels all bad. There… Continue Reading

THAT TIME I ‘had’ TO READ AHEAD & SPOILED THE BOOK FOR MYSELF (Inside Out tag)

We could spend a few minutes partaking in small talk or, we could discuss this book tag (let’s do both). Hello, how are you? (I’m doing grandly, thank you for asking.) How are your cats/dogs/siblings? (Mine are swell.) Have you read any good books… Continue Reading

WHY I DON’T HAVE A READING GOAL for 2016

I love goals, and more than that, I love organisation. Colour co-ordination, setting objectives and scheduling has become my life (pretty much). Partly, because if I don’t have everything written down nothing will get done but also because I love… Continue Reading

IS IT ACCEPTABLE TO PUT YOUR BOOKS IN TIME OUT?

Don’t get me wrong, I love books as much as the next crazed book lover but sometimes I just get SO angry or, SO fed up that I want to put my book in time out… (that’s normal, right?) In… Continue Reading

Review: The Faerie Guardian by Rachel Morgan

I love this series more than I love rainy days and cups of tea (seriously, it’s wonderful). I’ve been in love with the Creepy Hollow series over a year now *gives 1 year anniversary cupcakes and kittens to everyone* and… Continue Reading

5 REASONS I ALWAYS FINISH BOOKS…or try to.

I started devouring reading books when I was 10. Before that I read, of course, but never at the rate that I do now. Over the 6+ years I’ve been swallowing books whole I’ve developed this state of mind where I always… Continue Reading

#WritersLife tag (where I talk about flaws, secrets to success & my thoughts while writing)

I’m a writer. I’m quite sure all of you know this but I thought I’d tell you anyway. I write a lot – more than I breathe really (not really. That’s impossible. I can’t write more than I breathe but… Continue Reading