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When it’s good to give up

My little girl had her fifth birthday yesterday.  She got a pink scooter, had a massive slice of chocolate cake and by anyone’s standards, it was a pretty good day.  And as always, when one of the kids has a birthday, I thought back to the day she was born.  The day, five years ago

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Book Club – April

This post is a two in one, a review about  Back When We Were Grown-ups and the book choice for April. And before you say anything, I know I’m slacking here.  I should’ve written more posts, kept up to date but, to be honest, what with the day job and writing and reading, it got

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Book cover

The book cover for IF HE WAKES.  Isn’t it beautiful? I wasn’t sure whether this actually warranted a blog post, but then I remembered that I’ve been waiting for this to happen for YEARS so I thought, sod it, it’s getting its own post. And actually, I think I should apologise now for the numerous

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Book Club – March

The choice for this months book club, opens with the sentence, “Once upon a time, there was a woman who discovered she had turned into the wrong person.”  How great is that for a brilliant opening? Back when we were grownups, was a book that lots of people recommended to me when I was in

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Book Club – February

Apologies for being a bit late with this post, I know we’re well into February and I know this book club choice is late.  The truth is, I needed a copy of the book to take a photo of it and I was waiting for it to come in at the library. When that went

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