Heartsong: latest from my Blog

Dyslexia – a fun competition!

Monday is the start of Dyslexia Awareness Week and I want to do something both to mark it and promote Dyslexia Scotland. I’m one of Sir Jackie Stewart’s Dyslexia...

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Keep images safe online

Many parents know (and worry) about all the ways young people share pictures of themselves online. And we can all imagine the horror of discovering that a photo...

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The Girl Who Couldn’t Read – by John Harding

I don’t review books. These are the words I use when I review a book. I have to be incredibly overwhelmed and full of compulsion to review a...

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A spontaneous booky offer for schools!

I am in a very good mood at the moment. Work is going really well and the novel I’m writing has, at last, has submitted to brutal wrangling. This has...

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Publishing Talk in a Room of My Own With a View

This article is from the current issue of the very excellent Publishing Talk. Warning: may cause envy. And it is where I’m going to be ensconced for the next...

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