Five Symptoms of Writer’s Syndrome

Think you’ve come down with a bad case of Writer’s Syndrome? Check out these five signs that’ll help you diagnose yourself…. 1) Do you fantasize about writing?  About what your characters could get up, about their pasts and futures, love interests and enemies? Do you gaze off into the distance with an evil smile on […]

Writing a blurb…..seriously sucks…

So I have spent many many hours trying to come up with the best blurb possible for my upcoming YA fantasy novel Creeping Shadow! And what have I learnt? Writing a blurb suckssss!! I can write thousands of words to make a novel but apparently summing it up in a few hundred is just anout […]

The Freestyle Writing Challenge (Challenge accepted….)

Thanks to Candice for nominating me for this fun challenge! Check out her blog she’s a fantastic writer and you’ll love her posts – don’t pass her by!  So – what’s the challenge I hear you cry? Here’s the rules… Rules of the Challenge: 1. Open a blank document. 2. Set a stop watch or […]

If you laugh…you have to subscribe! Mahahaha

Okay so i have very few subscribers and though I deeply love you both (haha) I would like to have a few more! BUT I’m not asking you to subscribe willy nilly. Why would you? When you could be out subscribing to J.K.Rowling, or Cassandra Clare or George R.R Martin. Why don’t you go subscribe […]

I’ve been Nominated for the 777 Challenge (Yay!)

Thank you to Marjma for nominating me!  Her blog is fantastic you should check it out. Click here to visit her page. The idea of the 777 challenge is to share a snippet from a WIP (Work in progress) then nominate others to do the same!  Here are the rules: – Go to page 7 […]

Cover Reveal for Creeping Shadow

The moment has arrived! I’m extremely excited and proud to present to you the cover for Creeping Shadow (Book One in The Rise of Isaac Series) For those of you who don’t know… The Rise of Isaac is a five part series following the story of Oliver Knight on his quest through the seven worlds […]

Cover Reveal Countdown!

You may have noticed the fancy countdown timer on my home page and (if you’re that observant!) you may also have noticed that it is set to just ONE HOUR That’s right people! It’s now less than one hour to go before I share the cover of Creeping Shadow with you…hold onto your socks…because they’re […]

Links to My Other Social Media Sites!

Hi all! I am now on Twitter, Facebook and LinkedIn! I’d love for you to follow me as I currently don’t have many friends there haha – help a girl out? (puppy dog eyes) I promise to follow you back! Here are the links if you’re interested: Twitter @carolinepeckham Facebook Linkedin Thank you!!!

The Would You Rather Book Tag

I’ve been tagged in the would you rather book tag! Thanks so much to lovingyoochun for tagging me whose blog you can find here: vilviohora@wordpress.com Would you rather only read trilogies or only read standalones? Trilogies! I find a standalone leaves me wanting. One book just doesn’t quite have enough platform to get me truly […]

How to be a Successful Writer (Using the Hogwarts’ Houses Method)

Writing takes a combination of skill, determination and passion and I think this can be broken down using what I like to call the Hogwarts’ Houses Method (that’s right!) The first thing you need to be as you begin your writers journey is brave!   Yes! No writing will get done until you switch off […]