A cautionary tale of Viva Voluptuous

As you might already know, in addition to being a copywriter, I’m also a published author. I’ve been down the self-publishing route too, with some success, but I was massively excited in 2012 when John Hunt Publishing took on my novel, Viva Voluptuous and gave me a contract to write it on the basis of Read More

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Viva Voluptuous, Tess Holliday & Plus Size Positivity

It looks like I got in early – that would be a first! In 2012 I started writing my first novel, Viva Voluptuous, about three gorgeous plus size women who were on a mission to prove to the world that you didn’t have to be thin to be happy. It was published last year and Read More

Merry Christmas 2013 – from Gorgeously Full Fat

To celebrate the season of goodwill, and to get Gorgeously Full Fat out to as many people as I possibly can before the Christmas diets take over, I’ve dropped the price to an astonishingly good value (I think) £2.99 for the Kindle download, and £5.95 in paperback. The perfect companion to the forthcoming Viva Voluptuous, Read More

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Viva Voluptuous and more news…

After a busy but relatively uneventful few months, work wise, I’m hoping for some exciting news soon. My first novel, Viva Voluptuous, is being edited at the moment and I’ve heard that I should be getting the final, final, final version back this week so that I can pretty it up and send it off Read More


Nobody said writing a novel would be easy!

I’ve heard the stories about JK Rowling sitting in a coffee shop and rattling off Harry Potter while Baristas clattered around her and people wondered what exactly she was up to. It sounds so easy, doesn’t it, writing a novel? As a good friend of mine said to me recently “It can’t be that hard; Read More