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The Next Big Thing

I have been tagged for this Q and A by the lovely Sarah Dunnakey, who I envy desperately for having had a story broadcast on Radio 4 recently.  She's also had success in several high-profile writing competitions, and I can't wait to read her novel.  You can read her answers here.  
Meanwhile here are mine:
What is the working title of your next book? Put a Spell on You
What is the one sentence synopsis of your book?  Josie inherits a book of spells and tries to change her life. 
Where did the idea come from for the book?  I was thinking one day (as you do) how brilliant it would be if you could wave a magic wand to change things.  Then I thought, what if you did but something went horribly wrong ...?
What genre does your book fall under?  Adult rom-com with magic (is that a genre?)
Which actors would you choose to play the part of your characters in a movie rendition? I find it really hard to picture actual people playing the parts while I'm writing - as soon as I do they'…

A little interview

I've being interviewed over on the lovely Maria's blog today, if you fancy a peek.

In the meantime I'm still recovering from a dramatic over-consumption of mince pies, chocolates and Christmas cake, and trying to work off the calories by writing like mad to finish novel 3 - only a chapter or so to go.

Then I'm determined to write and submit a story each week, which I did for most of last year and thoroughly enjoyed.

Hope you've all had a peaceful start to the New Year, and are mostly filled with resolve rather than pastry.