Celebrity Interviews

4 December 2019

Lee Cockburn shares the inspiration for her new novel Demon's Fire

-  I have worked in the police for nineteen years; three years in public order and the rest on the front line on the street. Today, I am a Sergeant ...

4 December 2019

How to minimise anxiety in children when moving house

Psychologist Emma Kenny has recently worked with Purplebricks to produce a free children’s guide downloadable called A Kids Guide to Moving House written in collaboration with the Diary of a Wimpy Kids series to help families through the ...
3 December 2019

Angela Britnell shares how meeting her American hero has influenced her writing

There’s an old saying that advises people to write about what they know and after 36 years of living my own amazing version of a transatlantic romance I find it ...

2 December 2019

Ian Somerhalder says his new Netflix vampire show V Wars raises "pretty harsh" questions [EXCLUSIVE]

Based on the comic series of the same name by Jonathan Maberry, upcoming Netflix original series V Wars follows Dr. Luther Swann (Ian Somerhalder), who is forced to go up against ...
2 December 2019

A call to arms for women and their bodies

Medical researchers and journalists have confirmed that women are more likely to be inadequately treated by health care providers than men. It is also the experience of many Clinical Negligence ...

2 December 2019

Seven ways to make 2020 your year!

By Selina Barker and Vicki Pavitt Founders of Project Love and creators of the ‘Goodbye 2019, Hello 2020’ journal https://loveprojectlove.com/ ...

28 November 2019

Seven things I'd like my readers to know about me by Amy Heydenrych

My new novel, The Pact, is a thriller that every reader can relate to. It’s got a fiery office love triangle, an out of hand office party and a prank ...

28 November 2019

Molly Green: Christmas isn’t Christmas unless...

I can watch Gone With The Wind on Christmas morning totally undisturbed. Ideally, my husband would bring me a tray of coffee and mince pies during at least two ad ...

27 November 2019

A day in the life of YouTuber Naturally Stefanie

My day usually starts out doing admin work, I know nothing fun or fancy but needs to be done! So for me this involves looking through my emails and my ...

27 November 2019

Getting through a Christmas of grief

Christmas can feel like an impossible hurdle when you are suffering the loss of a loved one and their absence can leave a gaping hole which can feel even more ...

26 November 2019

Eight things I'd like my readers to know about me by Kristen Ciccarelli

I have always written. Ever since I could string together sentences on a page, writing was my favourite way to entertain myself. In school, instead of paying attention in class, ...

26 November 2019

Seven reasons why we all need slow tech in our lives

Labour saving devices are great but technology is now so advanced and so integrated into our lives that we are seeing an effect on our physicality. We are being effected ...

26 November 2019

Top 5 historical witches by Hillary Monahan

Ask seven-year-old me what a witch was and I'd talk about the arguably problematic tropes of hunched backs, long noses, and claws. I'd talk about broomsticks, black cats, and pointed ...

26 November 2019

My inspiration for Brothers by Kirk Weddell

-  My novel began in 2007 after I read an article in The Observer newspaper written by a journalist who had travelled to Clare Island off the West coast of ...

26 November 2019

My inspiration for Woman on the Edge by Samantha M. Bailey

If I had to narrow down the single emotion that inspired my debut, I’d have to say it’s fear. And I wonder if this is common among female thriller writers, ...

26 November 2019

Seven things I'd like my readers to know about me by Lauren Brandenburg

There’re a few fun things (other things not mentioned in the fancy-schmancy bio on the back of my books) I’d like my readers to know about me: I’m quite proud ...

25 November 2019

My favourite secret liverpool women by Mike Keating

My book, Secret Liverpool is a pocket-book guide to the hidden and little-known places off the usual tourist trail. I wrote it for people who are interested in heritage and ...

25 November 2019

Dean Ahmad discusses The Apprentice and reveals who he thinks had an "agenda"... [EXCLUSIVE]

We're 15 series deep into the UK's version of The Apprentice, headed by Lord Alan Sugar. With contestants fighting it out to go into business with the entrepreneur, the show has ...
24 November 2019

Seven things I'd like my readers to know about me by Luciano Iorio

I was born in 1937, and my birth was the focal point in the life of my father, the forgotten Italian writer Giuseppe Jorio (1902-1995). I had been estranged from ...

24 November 2019

Why opportunities for children to write, and get published are so important by Abiola Bello

When I was 11 years old, my English teacher told me to become an author after reading a creative writing assignment. I had no idea this was even a “real ...

24 November 2019

Seven things I'd like my readers to know about me by Fahad Ben. G

When I write I always imagine that no one will read my work! The reason behind this is to write without any barriers or self-censorship.  Sometimes I go to completely new ...

24 November 2019

Seven things I've learned from online dating by Michelle Paul

The same safety advice you give to your children when they first use go online still very much applies when going online yourself. You never know who you are speaking ...

24 November 2019

Writing exciting adventure stories for girls by H.T. King

Why Should The Boys Have All The Fun? I love a good adventure story, always have and always will. There is nothing more exciting than being hooked to a page, ...