Tuesday, July 15th, 2008

Tues 15th July: Good news from my publisher today to say that my book will most likely be translated into Polish! There is a large Catholic population our there and I know at least one nun who left before I did so there are probably are many others who may be helped in knowing that […]

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My novel – ‘Dream on’

Monday, July 14th, 2008

Mon 14th July 2008 It’s almost a month since I sent my novel entitled ‘Dream On’ to my publishers Poolbeg. I’d love to hear from them but I realise that I have to be patient. I am probably an insignificant partaker in their big business. I’m aware that every day many authors hope that their […]

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Sunday, July 13th, 2008

Sunday 13th July: It was so good to be thanked yet again by a member of Frimley Green Library Reading Group for the talk I gave about my book. Writing is such a lonely exercise but it all seems worthwhile when when I receive recognition and praise. I could walk around those celebrating the Carnival […]

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Religious beliefs? My brother died

Friday, July 11th, 2008

11th July: My brother Tim would have been 62 had he not died four years ago. I wish he had lived to read my account of our family as scripted in my book, ‘Dropping The Habit’. However I am pleased that he is no longer suffering pain and bewilderment about this life. Where is he […]

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The Tablet – Catholic paper

Thursday, July 10th, 2008

My second blog: I have just phoned ‘The Tablet’ THE Catholic paper to ask yet again why my book ‘Dropping The Habit’ has not yet been reviewed by their editorial team. Although they requested a copy several months ago they have declined to feature it in their paper. Considering the book sold over 3000 copies […]

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Una vita nuova!

Wednesday, July 9th, 2008

5pm on Wednesday 9th July 2008 and I have created my very first blog! Great… It is over a year since I my autobiography was published by Poolbeg and I have recently submitted a novel entitled ‘Dream On’ to them. I wrote my autobiography in order to help me cope with leaving the convent after […]

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