Favourite corner: A sneaky peek and a shameless daughter

This is where I write. The picture shows a corner of my study, or office. It’s my favourite corner, if one can have a favourite corner. Of the 4 corners, it’s definitely the best one. It contains all the essentials: PC, clock, pens, glasses, coaster (for tea, coffee or gin, obviously) and a number of …
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It needs to be more regular

I’m rubbish at Twitter, now. In a previous incarnation, I Tweeted several times a week. Granted, it wasn’t the least bit interesting, but at least it was regular. That’s the thing with social media: It needs to be regular. Back in the day (we’re talking 15 years ago) my life was very different. I had …
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Malory Towers: early inspiration for a girl like me

When I wrote the previous post, mentioning that I’ve been writing most of my life, it reminded me of the books I read back then. Around the age of nine or ten, I discovered the Malory Towers series by Enid Blyton. I devoured them as quickly as I could save my pocket money to buy …
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