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26/01/2017
White wine glass

“I doubt there’s anything real about those, Imogen.” Excerpt, Beat The Rain

“I doubt there’s anything real about those, Imogen.” Excerpt, Beat The Rain Shortly, the guests arrive and Louise is all smiles and nervous pleasure. Imogen is there first, wearing an over-the-top black dinner dress and carrying a bottle of champagne, […]
19/03/2016
Ready to get published

Agents or publishers? Who should you approach first?

Agents or publishers? Who should you approach first? A friend recently asked me to meet up with his flatmate, also a writer, to give some advice on how to find a publisher. As we chatted and he talked through his experience […]
28/01/2016
Beat The Rain initial book cover concepts

The importance of book cover design – and it’s not what you think

The importance of book cover design – and it’s not what you think The cover design for Beat The Rain has been a really interesting journey for me – and was a big part of the highs and lows of […]