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Writing Tip: Stuck? This is why you need to skip ahead

Did you notice that I was missing for all of November? If you follow me on Twitter, you will probably know that I was busy taking part in Nanowrimo this year. I just didn’t have the time to meet a daily writing target and blog at the same time. Sorry, not sorry. I have a… Continue reading Writing Tip: Stuck? This is why you need to skip ahead

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Guest Bloggers Wanted!

I have decided that I am going to start featuring guest writers. I want to share a bit of love to my fellow bloggers by featuring some of their brilliant work. Of course if you submit a blog and it is accepted you will get all of the link ups that you would expect with… Continue reading Guest Bloggers Wanted!

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Why I Read Ghost Stories At Christmas

Now it is no secret that I read scary things all year around but when it comes to Christmas I just want one thing: ghost stories. Now I know it is a bit odd, images of ghosts really don't mesh with jolly old Saint Nick and Christmas trees, but is it really that strange? .....Historically… Continue reading Why I Read Ghost Stories At Christmas

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5 Spooky Facts About Famous Horror Writers

Sometimes truth is stranger than fiction. Some of these horror writers had lives straight out of a Gothic novel. 1. Mary Shelly Lost her Virginity on a Grave When she was a teenager Mary fell for the older and very married Percy Shelley. To hide their relationship the two would meet at her mother's grave.… Continue reading 5 Spooky Facts About Famous Horror Writers

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A Writer’s Guide to Kiss Scenes

Warning: Lack of Seriousness Ahead It has been a long time since I went on a rant but I have just read a book that contained a kiss scene so bad that I thought I would teach professional writers, ADULTS, how to kiss someone properly. One book might have caused this post but trust me,… Continue reading A Writer’s Guide to Kiss Scenes

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5 Reasons Why I Avoid Certain Books

We all have things that will automatically put us off a book. Here are a few of the things that will put me off a novel. 1. Romance Hate is a strong word, but I have a strong dislike for the romance genre. It is boring, the characters are usually the same character tropes just… Continue reading 5 Reasons Why I Avoid Certain Books

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UPDATE: Review Policy

This will be a quick post. Since I decided to take more of an interest in this blog I have not only updated my book review policy but it can now always be found in the menu bar. This blog had been lacking a set of rules and regulations for a while so I am… Continue reading UPDATE: Review Policy