Archive | December, 2016


Method Writing #1: How to Launch a Freelance Copywriting Business

Book 1 in the Method Writing series is out now: How to Launch a Freelance Copywriting Business. It’s a practical business guide for creative writers and journalists who’ve considered copywriting as an income stream, but don’t have business skills. There are plenty of copywriting books out there, but none that help creative writers transition to […]

ITV programme on Mary Somerville Jules Horne

ITV interview on Mary Somerville

The scientist and mathematician Mary Somerville was born in Jedburgh, and is one of my heroines! And now she’s appearing on the Royal Bank of Scotland £10 bank note, thanks to a Facebook campaign helped along by Somerville College, Oxford, which was named in her honour. Sandy McCracken and the ITV team came down in the […]

* (scots) adj fiddly, time-wasting