Warwick Castle is challenging you to get involved and get historical as they search for that special ‘W Factor’ – Horrible Histories style! Horrible Histories is coming to Warwick Castle with a whole new live stage show – Wicked Warwick – and they are offering up a brilliant opportunity for people to get involved and…… Continue reading Warwick Castle Wants To Know – Do You Have The ‘W Factor’?
Do you remember back in January I wrote a post about a young Russian girl called Katya? Well, she did me proud. I took her story, fleshed it out a bit, learned about Lake Baikal (20% of the Earth’s surface freshwater all in one lake in Russia – who knew?) and a little about the…… Continue reading Thank You, Russia!
Cuticura, the UK No. 1 Hand Sanitiser prides itself on being the ultimate weapon against harmful bacteria by being practical and perfect for use on the go wherever you are. Killing 99.9% of bacteria it is perfect for when you can’t get to soap and water but need to clean your hands. It is available…… Continue reading Cuticura Love Your Hands Outdoors Competition
Yesterday, Liberty pointed me in the direction of David Gatward’s Horror-themed Valentine’s Day Short Story competition, so I got thinking and did some writing. Taking heart from the good response I got the other day when I got all brave and shared my first ever attempt at horror writing, Something Precious, I thought it was…… Continue reading I’ll Give You My Heart – A Not-So-Sweet Valentine
I love paranormal books and, I have to be honest, I love any book that’s free! I’m also not one to turn down chewing gum so hey, The Undercover Book Lover’s give away is a match made in heaven 🙂 So yes, if I win it will increase my Summer reading list, but hey -…… Continue reading Books & Gum – Woo!!
Wordcount. One of those words that causes any self-respecting student to shudder and even ‘grown-up’ writers to utter a slight groan. Most of my university life was spent figuring out what was 10% above/below the set word count list, depending on the task at hand (admittedly it was more often the lower than the higher…… Continue reading Wordcounts – The art of editing…