Monthly Chat: August 2015

What I did July slid almost unnoticed into August – it was a lot more of the same, and by ‘the same’ I mean painting, flat-pack furniture assembling, and getting weepy over the fact I have no longer have enough room for my vast shoe collection. But finally – FINALLY – I think we’re at […]


The Bet

A short and spoiler free story snippet from The Best Thing I Never Had…   Johnny was being uncharacteristically firm. He folded his arms across his chest to emphasise his resolve. “It’s not going to happen,” he repeated for the third time. “No way, no how.” Adam clapped him on the shoulder, grinning. “Come on […]

You’re off to University!

When I was writing The Best Thing I Never Had I had to constantly remind myself that the university section of the story isn’t set in the ‘current day’, but rather during the academic year 2006-2007. It’s not even ten years ago, but, trust me, things were quite different back then. Only the very best […]