OK, I’ll admit it, the title may be a tad misleading. Unless you have a time machine it is highly unlikely that you will write a book in five minutes. However, you can write it in multiples of five minutes. And that’s the key, you just need a lot of them. It isn’t easy to find the time to write with all the other things you have going on in your day. You may be a stay-at-home mum or dad and have children to juggle or you may have a full-time job and you would like to give it all up to be a writer.Read More →

It’s hard to have enough concentration to be able to write when you have so many distractions during the day. You can’t always be listening out for the baby to wake up or constantly checking your phone for updates and still manage to write anything worthwhile. You need a healthy dose of concentration to be able to do yourself justice and write well. But what if time just crawls by? You’re staring at the blank wall more than you are writing. You look down and realise you have written the grand sum of 4 words and they aren’t even in the right order! Imagine you’reRead More →

As writers, we like nothing better than to make up stories, weaving intriguing plots for our fascinating characters. The trouble happens when that creativity leaks into our personal lives and we end up telling ourselves little fibs. A writer’s life can be lonely and difficult. It may look glamorous to those on the outside but sometimes writing can be like pulling teeth without anaesthetic. And that’s on a good day! It can be particularly bad if we are trying to fit in the writing around other things in our life whether that be jobs, children, family or something else that takes up our time. NoRead More →

For 24 hours a day you are caring for your children and unlike other jobs, you can’t clock off. The problem is, you know you’d be great at writing a book but when could you possibly fit it in during the endless round of feeding, nappy-changing, playing, bathing, cooking, housework…I could go on… My free ebook helps you to discover those pockets of time you didn’t think you had, leaving you free to write your novel. A no cost solution to finding the time to write your masterpiece. More time to write while making sure your family life doesn’t suffer How to not feel guiltyRead More →