Me on bridge Eiffel Tower in background

Here’s my wrap up: March 2019. Wow this year is flying by. Work It was only a couple of weeks since I talked about the progress on my novel. It’s not changed much so I’d take a look at February’s wrap up for detail. I am still reaping the benefits of sharing my book with…Continue Reading “Wrap Up: March 2019”

The Hazel Wood Book on a table

Book Review: The Hazel Wood by Melissa Albert At First Glance First off, my copy of The Hazel Wood looks amazing! It’s blue, gold and covered in leaves. It’s also got blue gilding which is what drew me to it in the first place. (Is it called gilding if it’s not gold?) The Hazel Wood…Continue Reading “Book Review: The Hazel Wood”

Tokaido Board Game

A delayed wrap up of February 2019, but at least I did it! Work! On 21st February I called it quits on the second/third draft (I don’t even know anymore) of my YA novel. I worked non-stop on the book for the whole of February, which is why I didn’t post anything else… Nothing to…Continue Reading “Wrap Up: February 2019”

The Colonists Game, strategy, indie, codebyfire, mode 7

The Colonists: Overview The Colonists is a simple settlement building strategy game. The goal is to build a new home for a colony of robots that want to be human. It’s made by Codebyfire and Mode 7, both UK based companies. Priced at £19.49 (I think it’s worth every penny.) Very easy to pick up….Continue Reading “Game Review: The Colonists – Settlements & Strategy”

Calendar, bullet journal, journal, scribbles, notes, handwritten

Wrap up of January 2019. What a doozy this month has been! As I’m writing this, there’s a din of a saw as the kitchen flooring is being replaced. This is just one of the many random things that have happened this month. And I’m exhausted! Let’s Start with Work The novel is nearly done….Continue Reading “Wrap Up: January 2019”

Book, Book on Wood, Secret History of Witches, Louisa Morgan

Book Review: A Secret History of Witches by Louisa Morgan. I saw this book sometime two Octobers ago with witchiness and spookiness at the front of my thoughts. After waiting for it to appear in paperback I picked it up. Then like so many of my books, it found its place on my encumbered shelves…Continue Reading “Book Review: A Secret History Of Witches”

Book Review: Moonstruck Volume One: Magic to Brew by Grace Ellis and Shae Beagle This graphic novel was my Christmas pick. It appealed to me straight away. The cute cover stands out amongst the chaos of dark and moody graphic novels. AND it had Grace Ellis on the spine! I’m always on the look out for new magical literature. Especially light-hearted stories that are…Continue Reading “Book Review: Moonstruck Volume One”