I’ve just finished reading Dead Babies and Seaside Towns by Alice Jolly. I had wanted to support this book when I saw it appear on the Unbound website some time ago, but for one reason or another I somehow put it off. I apologise to Ms Jolly for this, although it’s clear my support (or … More Alice JOLLY – Dead Babies and Seaside Towns
I have written a novel, ‘Duff’. An early draft of ‘Duff’ was shortlisted for the Dundee International Book Prize 2014. It was called ‘The Dreaming’ then, and only a handful of scenes remain, having undergone an almost complete rewrite. Duff is due in October, and it will be available as a paperback and as an … More My Novel Duff Is Coming Soon!
Having struggled post-chemo to keep my stomach flat, I’ve decided to try a wheat free diet. The other day, when I was browsing in my local library, the Ideas Store in Bow, I happened upon this book. I was intrigued by the science behind the bloat, how wheat can cause blood sugar levels to rise … More The Great Wheat Conspiracy
Today, I went to Kings Cross Pond, which is just off Granary Square. It’s really easy to find from Kings Cross tube, you just follow the signposts for the pond, and the signs are everywhere! When I booked, two days ago, the weather forecast for today (Wednesday) was sunny and 24 degrees. Hmmm. When I arrived at … More Starting The Day The Invigorating Way
My name is Suzy. I live in the city, London to be exact. I’m a novelist, journalist and artist, and this blog is about me and my life, which thanks to cancer six years ago, has unfolded to be involuntarily childless, and which is occasionally painful as a result due to the attitude of others rather than my … More Actually, Lifestyle Blogs Aren’t Just For Families.