Victims, Villains and Vulnerability

Victims, Villains and Vulnerability

Over a decade ago, the children’s charity, Barnardo’s, ran a controversial advertising campaign aiming to raise awareness of the damaging impact of being born in poverty. The Advertising Standards Authority received almost 500 complaints about the ads, which showed... Read more
What It Means To Me

What It Means To Me

I readily admit to not having the greatest memory in the world. I will forget what I said ten minutes ago. I won’t remember what I had for lunch three hours prior. I have to begin with this disclaimer, because the following memory has stayed with me my whole life.... Read more

Cover Reveal – Wise Phuul

Sometimes, the fact we have to sit on something as amazing as this awesome cover really makes me twitch. It happens a lot – we can’t let you wonderful readers see the exact progress ‘behind the scenes’ – and I always feel a tad guilty for not letting you feast your... Read more
Cover Development: The Old Ways

Cover Development: The Old Ways

Starting a New Cover Design: The first step I take in the process of book cover design is to focus on the story behind the book. Of course, I also have to remember key elements from the brief that will make up the composition of the piece. For this particular cover,... Read more
On being an elderly prima-authorista

On being an elderly prima-authorista

This blog comes from the author Anne Goodwin, who is kicking off her Sugar and Snails launch blog tour. I had to smile when I discovered, via Twitter, that a group of writers had set up a website to combat the invisibility of authors publishing their first book over... Read more

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