Chocoholics Gather Round!

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It’s official. Chocolate is good for you!   And in the run up to Christmas when the supermarket shelves are glistening with festive tins, boxes, bars and bags of the lovely stuff, you might also want to know that eating chocolate could also stop you getting fat. I know! How good is that? According to scientists from a Columbian university medical centre, tests on laboratory mice revealed that one particular type of antioxidant in cocoa prevented them from gaining excess …

Promoting the Novel

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Well, that’s the book finished, the editing has been done, and it’s now all in the hands of the lovely Wendy, my proofreader. It took her only minutes to discover a whole heap of formatting issues that I would never have spotted on my own. A mix of manual line breaks and paragraph marks A mix of three dots for ellipses and ellipses characters A mix of straight and curly quotes A mix of spaced hyphens and spaced en dashes …

The Writing Process

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This week’s post is part of a Blog Tour in which writers are posting about their writing process. I have to thank Facebook friend, Heather King, for nominating me. Heather is an author of traditional Regency romance and historical fiction. As Vandalia Black, she also writes paranormal romance, including vampires and shape shifters. She lives in the wilds of Worcestershire, England. You can catch up with her here – https://www.facebook.com/heather.king.author And here – http://regencywriter-hking.blogspot.co.uk I have to answer four questions …