Julianne Alcott

Romance Adventure Writer



New Beginnings…

It's almost time to put my first novel, The Ripmender, back online. Well, once I have sorted out the rather scary tax details on Amazon. I went to the financial lady at work and asked her what my TIN is.... Continue Reading →

Re-launching The Ripmender

So after a hectic year of studying and making a go of a promotion at work, I am at last working on re-launching The Ripmender. It's a fun story, and I have enjoyed creating new worlds and unusual characters, and... Continue Reading →

The Ripmender is unavailable for the moment

The first Ripmender novel wasn't selling enough, so the publisher took it off Amazon. I am in the middle of doing prac teaching and exams for a teaching post graduate course, so when I have time somewhere in November, I... Continue Reading →

When your novel first goes into the world…

This is a momentous day! The publisher has said that it is time to release my novel into the world. Well at least a few chapters of it. I had never heard of Wattpad until recently. Apparently it is a... Continue Reading →

Online Attraction

So last week I did something I said I would not do... I joined an online dating site. One of those over 35 ones that keep popping up on my Facebook newsfeed. “Join for free” it said. So I loaded... Continue Reading →

When love seems far away

I often think that I should blog more, but the thought of what on earth I'm going to write stops me before I can click on WordPress in my bookmarks list. I always think that I should write something profound,... Continue Reading →

Leading Lady at Last

“Iris, in the movies, we have leading ladies and we have the best friend. You, I can tell, are a leading lady, but for some reason, you’re behaving like the best friend.” — Arthur from The Holiday For years I... Continue Reading →

Dream come true

A few months ago, I received the email that most writers only  dream about receiving . . . ‘I am delighted to let you know that we have decided to offer to publish your manuscript. If you are happy to take this... Continue Reading →

New Writer

I have just signed the contract for my first novel, and to mark this exciting landmark in my life, I have decided to start a blog. I write love stories that give me opportunities to do interesting research. What can... Continue Reading →

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