The real life Angelina

Those of you who have read 'The Making of Henri Higgins' will know who Angelina is. Those who haven't - I don't think it's too much of a spoiler to let you know that Angelina is Elizabeta's daughter, who dreams of being a designer. There's just one thing stopping her (in the eyes of society) … Continue reading The real life Angelina


Flash Fiction Saturday

Tomorrow, The Making of Henri Higgins is on sale! Here is the development of Elizabeta and Henri's relationship as their intimacy grows. Want to know what happens next? Buy the book 🙂 *** Today’s episodes would be filmed at Henri’s apartment and Elizabeta admitted to a growing anticipation as she pulled up near the apartment … Continue reading Flash Fiction Saturday

Flash Fiction Friday

Apologies for forgetting to post last week - to make up for it, I'm going to post tomorrow too! With the book due out on Sunday, let's get into some of the nitty gritty of Henri and Elizabeta and their developing relationship. *** Elizabeta came in, dressed in what he assumed was her usual attire … Continue reading Flash Fiction Friday

(Late)Flash Fiction Friday – the meeting

So far, you've met the hero, Henri 'Ree' Higgins and the heroine, Elizabeta Flores del Fuego. Now, read them meeting each other! *** When Elizabeta arrived back at the largest office, Janet was gone. There was no light shining under the door, so Elizabeta assumed that meant the boss was gone too. She grabbed hold … Continue reading (Late)Flash Fiction Friday – the meeting

The joys of writing older women

  EDITED TO ADD - I can't believe I forgot about Plissa, the heroine of Protecting Her Heart, the third book in my science fiction romance series. So that makes three books with a heroine over 40! Out of the books I have written (just counting the novel length works), the heroine has been over … Continue reading The joys of writing older women

Flash Fiction Friday – Elizabeta Flores del Fuego

In today's Flash Fiction Friday, we meet the heroines of The Making of Henri Higgins- Elizabeta Flores del Fuego. Elizabeta for Eliza,while Flores means 'Flower' and Fuego means 'Fiery' - both aspects of the character of Eliza in the original Pygmalion. My Elizabeta is as different from the original Eliza as can be - rather than … Continue reading Flash Fiction Friday – Elizabeta Flores del Fuego

The things you do for research

One of the truly great things about being a writer is the stuff you get to do for research. Some of it is research as you might imagine it – looking things up. The internet has been a Godsend for writers – so much information, so easily to hand. I’ve researched Irish mythology, geography, the … Continue reading The things you do for research