Smokin’ hot

Something unexpected has happened – my husband has turned out to be right. This may sound like a trifling event, and it’s only about smoking sausages, but for Oliver to be wholly right and me wholly wrong is unprecedented and has never happened in the course of our marriage. We agreed many years ago that I … More Smokin’ hot

Launceston Calling! Talking Blogs, Books and Publishing on City Park Radio

As a writer, it’s lovely to get onto the radio and be able to talk about your book. It helps bring it alive – not just for readers and listeners, but for the author as well! Time passes between writing a book and getting it published, and very often you forget what you’ve written! So much so that … More Launceston Calling! Talking Blogs, Books and Publishing on City Park Radio

Author wins approval of livestock for tales of rural living!

‘She knows great literature when she hears it, that pig,’ said author Fiona Stocker, pictured on her ranch with Bettina, the Berkshire sow. ‘I don’t know what she’s on about,’ Bettina was quoted as saying later. ‘I only came out of the shed because she promised me vegetable waste.’ Greetings, readers, from myself and Bettina … More Author wins approval of livestock for tales of rural living!