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Foxy Sunday

Many of you will have noticed that I didn’t post on Wednesday or Friday this week. There were a couple of reasons for this: I thought that the Authors for Japan post should stay up (auction ends at 8pm today), and I realised that I needed a break from writing. …

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Authors for Japan

*snerk* Wednesday will not take place this week because the Authors for Japan auction is running until 8pm on Sunday March 20th and needs your attention: I am offering a signed copy of WITHOUT ALICE and to name a character after a winning bidder in my novel in progress – …

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Aspie Friday

The guest judge this week is Leonie Willes from Planet Aspie.  If you haven’t visited Planet Aspie yet then just click on this link to find out what you have been missing. Leonie explains which captions were her personal favourites this week: (Oh, how I’ve chuckled.) First, because I loved …

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Hints and sledgehammers

I promised you all an update so here goes: Pick Me Up is the magazine that will be publishing the article which I am happy to say will be written by Bess Manson (the same journalist that put together the feature for the Express). I am going to go all …

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“Stop looking at me”

Thank you to all the caption entrants this week. You did make me *snerk* quite a lot but there is one overall winner – Gina: “Well it seemed like a good idea at the time. Stop looking at me” because I imagine that is exactly what our cat Grumplestiltskin (pictured …

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Thank you for your input

Yesterday I put out a request on Twitter and Facebook asking you all to vote on which book I should work on for the day: my novel Love and Other Lies or my non – fiction book Butterfly Babies. Butterfly Babies won by one vote (21 / 20). Thank you …

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Feature Friday

The winning *snerk* photo caption this week comes from Postie: “Why do they call you Matt?” and a mention has got to go out to Whirlochre who entered thirteen captions (for photo number thirteen). Whirl, I hope you aren’t using my blog as an excuse to avoid concentrating on writing …

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