A Head Full of Budgerigars

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Home and Away – Hey, that’s a great title for a soap!

One morning, sitting at my computer and trying not to be constantly distracted by the fabulous view from my window, I stopped sending emails and started writing about my home on Clee Hill. I wanted to put into words how I felt about such a wild and beautiful place and the emotional ties I felt …

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The Lion, the Witch and the Wardrobe

As a child, I would read a book and become consumed by the story. I read as I walked to school and have been known to bump into lamp posts and post boxes and apologise to them. I would take on the tragedy or the joy of the characters. One week, I would slay witches …

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New Year – New beginning

When I started writing this blog, I had no idea that I would go on to write my first book, A Head Full of Budgerigars. I became so immersed in the task that the blog became a distraction, breaking into precious writing time. Last night, I attended my regular writing group, Severn Valley Authors, who encouraged me to think …

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