Tag: a-z challenge 2019

B is for Benefits of Blogging #AtoZChallenge

B is for Benefits of Blogging #AtoZChallenge

The Blogging from A-Z Challenge continues today. Throughout April I’m posting about my life as a writer, including my inspirations, frustrations and celebrations. For the letter B, I’ve chosen to talk about the benefits of blogging for writers. Many authors find that blogging is not only a fun hobby but a useful tool for promoting their work. Seven Benefits of Blogging for Writers 1) It’s a fun way of networking Blogging is a great way to engage with potential readers and fellow writers through blog hops, weekly memes and discussions. I have made so many wonderful friends in the writing […]


A is for Awesome Authors #AtoZChallenge

A is for Awesome Authors #AtoZChallenge

It’s the first day of the Blogging from A-Z Challenge! Throughout April I’m posting about my life as a writer, including my inspirations, frustrations and celebrations. Today, I wanted to start by talking about the amazing authors that inspire me. Childhood favourites I’ve always loved reading, and as a child my favourite authors were Roald Dahl, Jacqueline Wilson and J K Rowling. I wrote about them in a post about my favourite children’s authors a while ago. I also enjoyed Enid Blyton’s charming, old-fashioned tales, C S Lewis’ magical fantasy worlds and Dr.Seuss’ surreal rhymes. My favourite childhood authors taught […]


#AtoZChallenge 2019 Theme Reveal

#AtoZChallenge 2019 Theme Reveal

Once again, it’s time for the great and powerful Blogging from A-Z Challenge theme reveal! This will be the 7th time I’ve taken part in the challenge and it’s always been a valuable experience whether I’ve made it to the finish line or not. Last year, some of you may remember that I did an A-Z of Alice in Wonderland, analysing the various characters, themes, and symbols that appear in Carroll’s works. I really enjoyed exploring that topic, but it did take quite a lot of research to put together. This April will be very busy for me, as my […]