The most gorgeous proofs of my ACTUAL book have arrived! Holding a copy in my hands is the most amazing feeling – best Christmas present EVER! This is something I’ve wanted for a long time. Never give up on your dreams. Huge thanks to HarperCollins’ HQStories and my wonderful editors Charlotte Mursell and Katie Seaman. […]

Part 2 – Brewing a Novel (and Draining the Dregs)

In the months leading up to embarking on my creative writing MA, I began writing something I would later name my ‘practice novel.’ Although I cringe when I read it back now, writing that novel alongside my studies was absolutely crucial to the creation of the novel I later sent out to my agent. I […]