Bubbling over with excitment – #WeekendCoffeeShare

If we were having coffee I would be bubbling over with excitement because this weekend I'm having a tour for my new release, Heart of Fire, and I'm feeling the buzz. It might be caffeine too, this is my third cup of coffee this morning. I would stop gesticulating long enough for you to tell … Continue reading Bubbling over with excitment – #WeekendCoffeeShare

Introducing Ellen Hawley

Writing Room 101 has a new contributor, so I’d like to introduce you to Ellen Hawley and let you get better acquainted. Ellen Hawley is the author of three novels, The Divorce Diet (2014), Open Line  (2008), and Trip Sheets  (1998). She has taught fiction writing and has worked as an editor, a cab driver, a radio talk show host, and … Continue reading Introducing Ellen Hawley

Exciting new development for 2015

I can't believe I kept this in for so long, I'm usually terrible at keeping secrets. But *drum roll* from January 2015 I will be regularly contributing over at Sorcerer run by the talented and hardworking Gene'O. Primarily I will provide a weekly review of the show Arrow, but there are other treats in store and … Continue reading Exciting new development for 2015

A show of appreciation

The main reason for this post is to express my gratitude to Vik Tory Arch for the award nomination. She deservedly earned the Liebster recently and her blog is definitely worth checking out. I’m unsure of the etiquette, but since I already have the award, I should probably accept the kind and generous nomination and … Continue reading A show of appreciation

The Shadow Stalker Blog Blitz: Part 2

Welcome back for the second stop at WR101. If you haven't managed to catch Renee's author interview, you will find it below. Renee is happy to answer any of your questions, so if there's anything you'd like to know, either leave your questions in the comments or visit Renee's blog. This evening, in the final … Continue reading The Shadow Stalker Blog Blitz: Part 2

The Shadow Stalker Blog Blitz: Part 1

Writing Room 101 is providing three stops on today's Blitz, starting with a review of The Shadow Stalker: The Hidden Truth (Episode 1). Shadow Stalker - The Hidden Truth: Episode 1 Review by Melissa Barker-Simpson   This is the first time I've read a serial and I didn't know what to expect. I was pulled … Continue reading The Shadow Stalker Blog Blitz: Part 1

The Collaboration Station gets a new feature

I'm excited to announce a new feature within the Collaboration Station. Writing Room 101 is to become a stopping point for Blog Tours. The first is a kind of blitz and will be hosted on the 30 August 2014. The tour is organised by Dragon Knight Chronicles as part of a new sister site - Readers Corner.I had … Continue reading The Collaboration Station gets a new feature

The Author Collaborative Network – A game of tag

For the past few weeks I’ve been involved in a new group on Goodreads – The Author Collaborative Network. You know how much I like to collaborate and I’ve had fun sharing ideas and planning different projects (yes, I do know how to plan). The latest project is a tagged blog roll system and the … Continue reading The Author Collaborative Network – A game of tag

Collaboration Station – Foresight: Part 3

As his fingers curled around the object he was blasted with a memory, one strong enough to obliterate the walls of his prison. You can read the previous instalments by clicking on the appropriate link: Part 1 - Part 2. An instant later the world dropped away and he was lying in a hospital bed, … Continue reading Collaboration Station – Foresight: Part 3