52 years old
Are you a ...?Unpublished writer (so far)What genre do you primarily write in?Fiction for childrenIf you write in more than one area, what is your next most favoured genre?MemoirAre your reading habits ...?OmnivorousWho is your favourite author(s)?Terry Pratchett, Dorothy L Sayers, J K RowlingAnd your all time favourite books? (You can change these at any time, by the way ...)Thud Harry Potter and the Half Blood Prince Murder Must AdvertiseWhat are your working habits when you write?DisciplinedAre you the edit-every-sentence-ten-times type, or do you prefer to let rip?Prefer to let rip and edit afterwardsYour ultimate writing ambition?To be a commercially successful writer of children's novelsYour worst habit?My spelling is like Eric Morecambe, I get all the right letters but not necessarily in the right order.Your opinion on the books industry?It is a tough game, but everyone does their bestWhere do you write?At home on the dining room tableWhat else do you want Word Clouders to know? eg: do you have 9 cats / like paragliding / eat nothing but tinned fish / work in the bath / live in Kettering?I have a husband and 2 old smelly Staffys who I wouldn't be without. I've started the Society of Old Ladies Shuffling which has a membership so far of one. Its for all those ladies of a certain age you see shuffling around the pavements trying to run.