Interview with TWR

By April 26, 2017 Blog

I did an interview with TWR which aired on Sunday. If you fancy a listen, click below: Image source Share…

Glemma Podcast

By April 11, 2017 Blog

Glen and I waffling about my new book, (part of a series called The Evangelist’s Podcast, where he interviews folks about their faith). Plus bonus material on the antibacterial merits of garlic.   Share…

New Book!

By March 29, 2017 Blog

When I first became a Christian, I expected that all of my issues would be straightened out and I’d be sorted. But they weren’t – and I’m not. Which made me ask, am I really a Christian? And if so, why am I still so messed up? That’s the theme of my second book, coming out in April.  It’s called ‘A New Day,’ and it’s for messy Christians.  People (like me), who struggle with hunger anxiety control shame anger and despair. As with A …Read More

Self-Help-Less

By October 23, 2013 Blog

I’m meant to be writing a follow-up book to A New Name. Meant to, because I’m still at the planning stage.  There’s different reasons for this.  I’ve done some speaking and blogging. IVF has occupied most of this year – and I haven’t been able to face it. Also there’s laziness and sheer, unadulterated fear. I’ve had a couple of ideas floating around.  The stuff I know about is eating disorders – so it would make sense to do something …Read More

Coming Out

By July 13, 2012 Blog, identity

My book – A New Name, is published a week today. It’s been a year in the writing and is my life story to date. It’s the story of a girl with an eating disorder. And how she tried to make her life work. It’s about what drives a person to starve themselves to death – as a teenager and then again as an adult. It’s about wanting to fit in and wanting to stand out. About  hungers that feel too big …Read More