Today, I’m basking in the glorious glow of the #NewVogue cover and feeling thankful that I got to meet Vogue editor-in-chief Edward Enninful. ...

In early November, I attended a day-long workshop run by The Author School, and it was so liberating to be in a room full of authors. There was a Sunday Times bestseller, and a Costa Book Award winner. One had written and published 20+ novels,...

How many of us have been told by someone that we’re not a leader? That we can’t shine. That we can’t be anything other than way out back – languishing in the wings, while we wait to be granted a starring role. ...

In honour of my milestone birthday, I kept thinking that I ought to make a list of all the things I’ve learned throughout the years. Then, I realised there is really only ONE lesson. ...

For most of us, the days are long gone when we just wrote for fun. When we merrily penned stories, poems and plays, with no other desire than to express ourselves....

Walking in this world. Living. Loving. It all needs a witness, and the ideal witness is the pen. Writing is so powerful, but writing in groups has its own special energy. ...

So, I’m not quite 40, but I will be in October. And I wanted to say a few words in honour of the big day. ...

People often talk about the publishing industry in terms of numbers – declining sales and falling profits. So it's easy to forget about the magic dust that books can spread. ...