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SueK

About SueK

Author, freelance writer and small scale farmer.

Conversations With Annie

Looking after small children is hard work, but there can be unexpected rewards. My little granddaughter was about three years old when this conversation took place and grandma er … just a bit older than her teeth.

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Kindle Direct Publishing Free Promos Are They Worth It?

For those that don’t know, Amazon’s Kindle Direct Publishing platform allows you to join its Select programme which basically means you agree NOT to sell your ebook anywhere else and in return are given the privilege of giving it away … Continue reading

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Create Your Own Kindle eBook Cover

You may have heard the old adage which says you should never a judge a book by its cover, but the publishing world knows that Old Adage is wrong! Readers do judge books by their covers. Until they dip inside, … Continue reading

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Keep Write On To The Final Stop!

It’s amazing how many writers you talk to who admit that they have at least one unfinished novel in their drawer.  I currently have three, but I’m well on the way to finishing them after being forced into an arts … Continue reading

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A Plate Of British Stew …

Wouldn’t do us any harm!  According to the  song, Nelson’s Blood, it’s Irish stew, but I can’t have that since I’m a breeder of British White cattle.  In my emphatically biased opinion, there is no better beef on the planet … Continue reading

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Not Yer Average Creative Writing Workshops!

Not only have I run creative writing workshops, but I’ve attended a fair few as well.  They are enormously beneficial for writers of any level, but they are often hugely entertaining in quite unexpected ways. Fire! My very first ever … Continue reading

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Does This Count As Fame?

Like most writers I prefer writing books to flogging them which means months often pass before I think about looking at Amazon sales stats or reviews.  Imagine my surprise, nay shock when I finally got around to checking on how … Continue reading

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Fussy Librarian To Feature The Inbetween

With the Winter Solstice fast approaching, it seems quite appropriate that my dark age story of myth and magic, The Inbetween is being featured this Friday at The Fussy Librarian. You’ve probably never heard of the Fussy Librarian, but it’s … Continue reading

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Figgy Pudding Or Not!

I come from a long line of farming and country stock which has included some notable cooks, (and it has to be said), some forgettable ones! The one thing they all have in common is that Figgy pudding doesn’t figure … Continue reading

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Cunning Folk

Don’t you just wish you could go back in time?  To see those life changing moments in history when the world did a cartwheel and turned civilization on its head would be amazing!  It certainly would, but I would happily … Continue reading

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