Love your writing, love your book cover…

More reasons to love writing.

Another 2000 words written today and my head is swimming in Kimi’s glorious world and my mind is bombarding me with images for the cover along with possibilities for the title.

Coming up with a good cover for your little booky wooky is of the utmost importance – as important as the title itself, and the blurb – and isn’t it just as much fun as creating the writing?

The sequel to Kimi’s Secret is well under way so I thought it about time to take it to the next level and have now passed an initial brief to the brilliant Jane Dixon-Smith in order that she may wave her wand.

Many have asked me what the sequel will be called. I don’t yet know, but I can reveal my working title:

Kimi’s Density and the Vampire Dairies.


Watch this space!

This is why I Iove writing

Despite the creaking joints and sore head as the Olster hauled me round the lake, there was a sniff of something good in the air this morning.

Despite the abundant litter, a dead eel, and an extremely large dog turd that looked frighteningly fresh and chocolate mousse-like and good enough to – er, no, we won’t go there; despite the low thrumming sound all-of-a-sudden coming from my exhaust (my car’s exhaust – not er, mine), despite that it’s now warm enough to hang the washing out which means I can no longer be lazy and shove it in the dryer, despite the fact that the black pudding’s out of date and my goose egg will never be the same without it, despite all that, I came home to an email which made me float out of my chair…

…I don’t know how you do it but Kimi is amazing. I was telling my hubby this morning. I’m at where Kimi has to eat brains. Oh my god that is so ?@;#$%&#! and  @#~&%, so gross, I can’t put it down and don’t want it to end. This book has kept me hooked all the way through and that’s rare for any book to do that. You must write more and more and more!  Jessica…

Thank you, Jessica. I’m off to hug a tree.