The Power of a Smile

To smile is truly transformational – I’ve been practising this uniquely human ability more  recently and not just for the benefit of others but for my own. You see, to smile is to reverse the act of scowling, frowning, chewing lips, clenching teeth – which we do without thinking – when we spill something,  are running late, … More The Power of a Smile

Creating an ‘author’s platform’ takes a lot of …

… time, energy and commitment, particularly if you’re an Indie; and it’s no use being a shrinking violet either, because inevitably you will be talking to strangers and … well …blowing your own trumpet or at least promoting your work. A book-signing event involves all these things but even if it makes your toes curl … More Creating an ‘author’s platform’ takes a lot of …