How to be a Hooker!

Well, hello perverts!

Sorry to disappoint, this is a post for authors about exciting beginnings and endings. And don’t blame me for the provocative heading – it was fellow children’s author Meredith Costain’s title for her talk at the Children’s and Young Adult writer’s conference.

Here's Meredith with some furry companions

Here’s Meredith with some furry companions

And yes, you can probably tell by the multiple posts that I got a huge amount out of the conference and am also assisting my pea-sized memory by recording it all here. But I digress.

How to be a hooker? Did you realise that it’s almost as important to have catchy chapter endings as it is beginnings. Continue reading


I love to make things – stories, songs, gnomes…anything really!

Here I will write about my creative passions and those of my family, friends and anyone else who comes my way.

I hope you enjoy reading 🙂