News and Views Blog

Are men really so different?

Sunday 16 June 2013



Today is Father's Day and for me, that means both happy and sad memories. I was very close to my dad and I still miss him almost every single day, nearly six years after his passing. He was one of those strong, silent types when it came to expressing his emotions but he felt things deeply and on more than one occasion I saw a tear in his eye. It was usually when one of us was leaving or returning home or when we'd done something to make him proud but once or twice, it was because he was sad. More often than not he'd blame it on dust or some such thing but he'd grin and we both knew the truth of the matter.… Continue reading

Leibster Award

Tuesday 4 June 2013



Thank you so much, Anita Chapman for nominating my blog for a Liebster Award. It was a lovely surprise and couldn't have come at a better time. I won't bore you with the details but the last few weeks have not been good so this has made my day! Anita's blog is always an interesting read so do pop over and take a look. She's also a lovely lady and is very supportive so thanks again, Anita. The rules: Continue reading

And so it begins

Monday 1 April 2013



Monday, 1st of April 2013. I select a new, blank page on Microsoft Word and type the words, 'Chapter One'. And so it begins. I have started writing my fourth book. Simples! Only another 80,000 or so to go and I'll be typing the words, 'The End'. Well, if only it were that simple. Continue reading

More posts

Page 5 of 10

Popular Posts

My Books


Bells and Bows on Mistletoe Row
Christmas on Lily Pond Lane
The Cottage on Lily Pond Lane-Part Four: Trick or treat
The Cottage on Lily Pond Lane-Part Three: Autumn leaves
The Cottage on Lily Pond Lane-Part Two: Summer secrets
The Cottage on Lily Pond Lane-Part One: New beginnings
Blame it on the Moonlight
Christmas Secrets in Snowflake Cove
It Takes Two
The Starlight Ball
Deck the Halls
Dancing in the Rain
Walking on Sunshine
Catch A Falling Star
A Christmas Hideaway
Ninety Days to Christmas
Be Mine
The Perfect Christmas Plan
Ninety Steps to Summerhill
Ninety Days of Summer
A Slippery Slope
Christmas Wishes - Short stories
Carole Singer's Christmas
Sailing Solo
The Golf Widows' Club
Lizzie Marshall's Wedding
Highland Fling

© Emily Harvale, 2011 - 2018 All Rights Reserved | Privacy Policy
Website by JR Design