Monthly Archives: May 2010

what i’ve learnt about writing (and life, probably) from reading Susan Elizabeth Phillips: part I

I think Marian Keyes is probably my favourite contemporary romance writer, but as far as romance romance writers go, Susan Elizabeth Phillips wins hands down. I’ve been reading  a lot of her recently. And watching NBA matches on the telly. … Continue reading

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the Ten Things I Love About You review

Okay. The very first thing I need to get clear is this: I love Julia Quinn. I think she’s a damn good writer, her characters grab you by the throat (or heart, maybe) and don’t let go, and no one … Continue reading

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beginning

So a week or two ago I had a writing break down which led to a mini life break down – the obvious fallout being that I have read a ridiculous amount of books since then. One-a-day kind of ridiculous. … Continue reading

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