The mystery of my Blyton voice

Tonight I realised that I have an Enid Blyton voice. It is terribly proper, pitched slightly higher than my usual speaking voice, and rounded at the edges. Perfect for talking …

Other people’s houses

I’ve put on my best American accent and am guest posting today with the lovely Susie from MotherHoot. It’s all about the life envy that can ensue when I’m writing …

It’s all mystery from here

There is a reason that crime fiction sells in huge quantities around the world. Humans love a mystery. Even when there’s no mystery. Last week, Fam Fibro hit the road, …

It’s all mystery from here

There is a reason that crime fiction sells in huge quantities around the world. Humans love a mystery. Even when there’s no mystery. Last week, Fam Fibro hit the road, …

Wish you were here? I do.

I spent some time in the bath tonight reading the new Country Style magazine and have come to the conclusion that I’m doing this country thing all wrong. I love …

Just the highlights, thanks

A few years ago I read Daniel Coyle’s book about Lance Armstrong called Tour de Force. I’m not sure how this book made it onto the Fam Fibro bookshelf, as …

The letter of the day: V

Today I did something I haven’t done in a very long time. And, no, it wasn’t housework (though this could have been a contender). It wasn’t even writing fiction – …