I have always been a writer. Even as a small child I created tiny comics for my dolls and friends.

Saturday, 22 April 2017

Home and Away

I've been away.
We've had a family holiday, together with our daughters and grandchildren. Here are a few clues to where we've been.


We had a wonderful time with fantastic weather.  Everyone enjoyed themselves but particularly 12 year old Matthew, who discovered a passion for white knuckle rides!  5 year old Lily lived the magic every single moment. She shed a few tears when it was time to come home.




A few days before we left for Florida I had some exciting news.

 My book, Resolution, was accepted by a publisher.

It will be published by www.tirgearrpublishing.com, 
hopefully in early August.

I signed the contract before we left. On our return I have been busy supplying the details they needed for the front cover, dedications and acknowledgments.

It's a great feeling after all these years. It has been on the back burner for about four years until I looked at it again. I've been doing lot of hard work editing and re-writing it over the last twelve months in particular. So cross your fingers and I'll keep you informed about the process.

We are all looking forward to a sunny and warm summer - well, we live in hope!


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12 comments:

  1. Lovely to go on holidays with grandchildren.
    And what great news about your book. You are truly inspirational Carol. I don't suppose it will ever be me...
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    1. Thanks Marion. If I can do it anyone can....really. x

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  2. Icing on the cake, Carol. So pleased for you

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  3. Carol, it is a lovely blog and a fab set of photos too. Congrats on your contract too. Just wonderful. God luck.

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  4. Great way to celebrate the acceptance of your novel!

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  5. Congratulations.
    The photos remind me of our trip there when the children were little. What a lovely time to be away with the family sfter your good news. :-)

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    1. Great for children but exhausting for adults! :D

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  6. Enjoy the feeling! Well done for persevering. I sometimes think that's all an author needs!!

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