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It's forecast to be the hottest day of the year so what am I planning? To go caving. Yes, for research purposes, I am venturing underground to soak up some atmosphere and take some pictures so I can imagine myself in the dark of an underground cavern while basking in the heat of the summer [...]

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Chapter 9 has just been delivered. I've been a bit distracted working on a picture book text as well this week so I was a bit slow in really cracking on. But I was spurred on by the encouragement of Sarah Broadley and the other Nearly Nanos on facebook. The regular posts of the ups [...]

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Week 5! It feels like a lot longer than that! And it still feels like there is a way to go yet. But I've made it to chapter 8 which I delivered this morning by email for distribution to the book club members. It was a chunky chapter this week and involved quite a bit [...]

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No book club this week as it is the last day of term so I didn't get to read out loud today. I'm definitely going to miss that over the next few weeks! It also meant I had to provide my own snack (half a leftover Brownie if you're interested). But Mrs Camp, the librarian, [...]

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I had a brilliant session with the book club again this week with chapters 5 and 6. We now also have a provisional title which I launched on the members today. There were lots of 'oooooooo's which I think is a good thing. The librarian had once again provided snacks - Iced Gems today - [...]

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