Tag Archives: Contemporary English Gothic

I’m Just Mummy, or Mum, or Mam

Hello! Last week I wrote about my frustrations regarding going to work and feeling pressured to do a “proper job.” I’m not sure if it relates to my ongoing reiki practice (ok, I am sure), but I received some insights … Continue reading

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Valentine for the Witch

When he left, I opened the bag to see what had been delivered. There were a couple of books ordered for customers from specialist suppliers. I found a pile of junk mail, some bills, and finally something that looked like … Continue reading

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Romance in the Real World

“I bet you are missing Liz now,” Karen said, looking vaguely around the shop, and smiling at me, “How is she doing, and the baby?” “They are well, thank you,” I replied, “Yes I am missing her. It feels empty … Continue reading

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Magic, Monsters and Mercs Giveaway

Come one come all, it’s time for some high fantasy. Give us your dungeons, your dragons, and your dastardly villains! “Look out!” Damian shouted as something appeared behind me. I leaped round just as a female fist slammed into me. … Continue reading

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The Bloody Valentine Giveaway

Glancing at my daughter, who gazed at me and grinned when I made eye contact, I returned to my task. I removed two handguns from the drawers, found two clips of bullets, and retrieved my holsters. Placing them on the … Continue reading

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Books Won’t Die!

The publishing industry has undergone massive change during the past decade or so. It seems that nowadays almost everybody can self-publish a book, and most people have done (hello!). Ultimately, we still strive for that elusive contract with a big … Continue reading

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Happy New Year from SpookyMrsGreen!

Happy New Year, my friends! I trust that you enjoyed a relaxing festive holiday, and that you are ready for the New Year. Usually I would use this time to plan all of my ambitions for the next twelve months, … Continue reading

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Heart of the Vampire (A Redcliffe Novel) Book 5

My newest book is live, hooray! Check it out today: It is almost Halloween in Redcliffe, Cornwall, and Jessica Stone is not the woman she used to be. Her summer was hijacked by werewolves, she fell in love with a … Continue reading

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Bridal, Boudoir and Business from #JolleyPhotographer

Are you planning a wedding and need a photographer? Perhaps you are not getting married, but you want to do something a little bit different, a little bit indulgent, something to make you feel good? Then you would do well … Continue reading

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Tall, Old Trees: a Lesson in Patience

Last week my husband and I had a whole twenty-four hours together, child free. It was amazing! Thank you, Mum, for taking our little darlings off our hands for a few days. We still had the dog, but he was … Continue reading

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