About My Writing, My Writing Journey, Personal Life Tidbits

What Some Writers Do When They Should be NaNoing

I convinced myself over the last couple months to participate in National Novel Writing Month (NaNoWriMo), but I didn't have time to plan and prep like I would have liked. This, for someone who thought they were mostly a panster only to realize they are NOT, was a huge mistake. I struggled for the first… Continue reading What Some Writers Do When They Should be NaNoing

I think it's neat, Personal Life Tidbits

From Homebody to International Traveler!

Guess what! You'll never guess. I'll just tell you. I'm going to Ireland! Yes, in just a week, I'll be taking a hop, skip and jump over the Atlantic Ocean to the green isle of Ireland where I'll be with my family for two whole weeks! I cannot believe it. Why can't I believe it?… Continue reading From Homebody to International Traveler!

Other Authors, Personal Life Tidbits

The Blue Sky Tag

Awwww! I have been tagged by my good friend Simon Farnell for this very fun little blogging tag! Thanks Si! It was fun reading your answers, and I hope mine to your questions don't disappoint. *I made this banner for the tag! If you like it, feel free to use it if you participate! :)… Continue reading The Blue Sky Tag

About My Writing, Book Related, I think it's neat, Personal Life Tidbits

What I’ve been drawing . . .

I've got this idea, and I'm not done with it yet, but I wanted to see if what I imagined in my head is going to work. And I think once I've finished the project it will be just what I wanted, but it might take some time. And then, I got this idea for… Continue reading What I’ve been drawing . . .

About My Writing, My Writing Journey, Personal Life Tidbits

Author Interviews @RachaelRitchey #authors #writers #writerslife 

Thanks to my amazing blogging/battling/writing/encouraging friend, Queen Lu, for having me on her BlondeWriteMore Blog for one of her famous Author Interviews in the big red chair! 🙂


Welcome to my weekly series Author Interviews.

Over recent months some inspirational and amazing writers have sat in my red chair. They have opened my eyes to the world of being a writer, filled my brain with useful tips and made me want to get a book out there.

This week I am proud to say that the author of one of my favourite books ‘The Beauty Thief‘ is sat in my chair, swinging her legs, with a mug of Yorkshire tea in one hand and nibbling on a virtual ginger snap biscuit with the other…

She also hosts a blog and runs the Blog Battles. Here is Rachael Ritchey!

Rachael, welcome!

Thanks, Queen Lu! I’m thrilled to be in this big red, super comfy chair! Wow, is it comfy or what?

This is one of those chairs that looks uncomfortable but actually it’s the opposite. The tea…

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