The Edge-Lit Effect

So, this one will be slightly different, as normally we come at things from the angle of a shared brain. Not this time.  On Saturday 15th July, we went to Edge-Lit Derby and Loz was indoctrinated into a new world. Michelle has already been to a few of these type of events, including GollanczFest 2016.…Read more The Edge-Lit Effect


Recently Read #01

We did mention in our last post (To Be Read or Not to Be Read) that we would start to add a few short, mid-month, posts to our blog titled 'Currently Reading' and 'Recently Read'. So here is our first one, courtesy of Loz. "Recently, I have read the ‘Miss Peregrine’s Home For Peculiar Children Trilogy…Read more Recently Read #01

Six weeks to go!!!

Did we mention eek! From today (Monday 20th July), we have six weeks left to complete the fifth and final edit of our debut novel ‘The Soul Caller’. It’ll be the end of a stressful, exhilarating, exhausting and educational six months. Anyone who does keep up with the blog will be aware that we entered…Read more Six weeks to go!!!

Barking Folk Festival – Reading of ‘The Soul Caller’ Chapter 1

M ~ On Saturday 4th and Sunday 5th July, Barking Folk Festival is taking place in my hometown (Barking, Essex/Greater London). The Festival is a collaboration between the borough’s council, The Boathouse (riverside arts venue) & The Barbican Centre. Along with live music, dance acts and circus activities, there is also a ‘story tent’ with…Read more Barking Folk Festival – Reading of ‘The Soul Caller’ Chapter 1

Three – It’s a Magic Number

Loz - So, fellow blogonaughts, something absolutely wonderful happened yesterday. We completed the third draft of our first ever complete novel. ‘The Soul Caller’ has become our baby over the last three months, and initially we were incredibly worried we’d have nothing to show for ourselves at the manuscript deadline. Mich - We have a…Read more Three – It’s a Magic Number

Z is for Zoolander and Zoe Washburne

[Loz] I'm pretty sure there's a lot more to life than being really, really, ridiculously good looking. And I plan on finding out what that is. What to say about Derek Zoolander? In the 2001 film of the same name we were introduced to a comedy take on the modeling industry, with the twist of…Read more Z is for Zoolander and Zoe Washburne