Am I Good Enough to be a Writer?

Recently I have seen a lot of people on writers chat groups saying “I want to be a writer, but I don’t know if I am good enough”, or “I want to write but I am worried that I will never be a good as {insert successful writers name here}.”...

My First Literary Festival

Clevedon Literary Festival Saturday 12th June is a date to celebrate. ‘Why’ I hear you ask? Because this was the date of my first Literary Festival. Go me! I attended the first Clevedon Literary Festival in Princess Theatre as a published author, and I had...

Guy Faulkes and Halloween

The Witch of Weston 2020 Halloween may not be remembered as the most exciting one of all time. However, it did see the launch of a new book. The Treasure of the Weston Witch started off as a spooky story for me to tell at a Halloween event I organsied with Play Wild....

Celebrating one year published

Happy birthday Mr Bowns. Mr book, The Astounding Adventure of Mr Bowns’ has been out for a year. Over the last year I have had the pleasure of going into schools and preschools. I have organised launch events around Somerset. I have had a letter from the Duke...

Lock Down

I think we are in week 12 now of lock down.  That is twice the length of the school holidays.  Mr Bowns is considered a national hero.  Normally he lies in bed doing nothing, but now he is showing everyone how to do it.  He is doing online training for how to do...

Lock down

Hello.  I hope you are all keeping safe and healthy in this current crisis. I have been keeping very busy.  Home schooling my two children has been the priority, so other work is fitting round this.  Like Joe Wicks is the lock down PE teacher, I set myself up as the...