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This page shows the most recent 20 posts in the writing section of my blog. To read more, just use the links in the right hand column to find the topic you’re interested in.

I have been writing since I was a child, mostly about women’s health and business, with the odd, not particularly successful foray into fiction. I also know how hard it can be to get your work in front an interested audience, which is why I created the Thursday Throng author interviews, to put other indie authors in front of a brand new set of people.


If you’re an author and you’d like to take part you can find out more on the Author Interview Guidelines page.

The Hysteria writing competition began life in 2012 to raise funds for The Hysterectomy Association. After 22 years, the association website closed and I moved all the content to this site so it wasn’t lost forever. Initially, I planned to close Hysteria as well but realised that I had to give it at least a chance of new life, so brought it over too and will see how it goes in a new home in 2020.

How to be happier

Most of us probably have an understanding of what the word ‘happy’ means and don’t believe we need a dictionary to tell us. After all, it’s something to do with well-being, being positive, joy and gratitude isn’t it? Or is…


What is the difference between coaching and counselling?

It can sometimes be confusing to decide whether coaching or counselling will be more helpful to you in any given situation. And, to make it even more complex, you might find one more beneficial than the other, depending on the…


What is coaching?

Coaching has been described in many ways: it helps people change in the way they wish, enabling them to move forward in a new direction it supports people at every stage of their life to become who they want to…


What is counselling?

Counselling is a way of talking and helping people that explores the things that may be worrying them. It can also help people if they aren’t sure what to do by giving them some time to think through their ideas and…


Richa’s post surgery miracle drink

I was sent this recipe from Richa who says “I have had this drink throughout my recovery after having hysterectomy and It really has helped me so much especially with the initial constipation I had post surgery.” Advertisements Like this:Like…


An interview with Emilie Knight, author of Dagger and Scythe

Emilie has always loved stories. They explore weird new ideas, and bring people together. After years of reading fantasy and horror she wanted to combine them together into her own dark fantasy. Advertisements Like this:Like Loading…

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