If you are waiting for Janie Juke’s next adventure ‘The Invisible Case’, I can confirm that progress is good! The first draft is complete and plans are… Read more “Dreaming of Italy!”
I’m continuing to follow the trail of Agatha Christie! (while channelling Janie Juke, of course!) I have come across a fascinating book, entitled: Agatha Christie’s Secret Notebooks. … Read more “Agatha Christie’s secrets”
In the Janie Juke mystery series, my protagonist, Janie, refers to her passion for Agatha Christie novels. In particular, Janie loves the stories featuring Hercule Poirot and… Read more “On the trail of Agatha Christie”
(by Virginia Baily, published 2015) A kind friend lent me this novel when he discovered I was interested in learning about what life was like in Italy… Read more “EARLY ONE MORNING”
So much has happened over the last few weeks, all of which has helped to inspire my writing. First off I was lucky enough to spend a… Read more “Feeling inspired”
I first met Janie Juke in February 2017. I was walking my Scottie dog, Hamish, along a Spanish beach and she came into my head. But back… Read more “Spending time with friends”
When you write fiction you literally have the world at the end of your pen (or computer keyboard). You can choose to construct characters who are not… Read more “Drilling for gold”
‘Forgotten Children’ explores some of the horrors experienced by the child migrants and hopes to raise greater awareness of their plight.