Love’s Portrait – A Walking Tour

Inspiration From Real-life. At the beginning of February, before a virus changed our world, my good friend and beta reader, Kay, conceived a Love’s Portrait walking tour. Her aim was to seek out the real-life locations in the historic city of Leicester that inspired the fictional settings and scenes of Love’s Portrait.  We had a … Continue reading Love’s Portrait – A Walking Tour

The Lesbian Book Club with Anna Larner – Author Interview

I had a wonderful time chatting about my latest book Love's Portrait with Clare Lydon. We also chatted about the craft of writing, the importance of never giving up, and why Leicester is the perfect canvas for my stories. Clare also does a run-down of the Amazon Lesbian Fiction charts in the US & UK.  … Continue reading The Lesbian Book Club with Anna Larner – Author Interview

Love’s Portrait – A extract from the first chapter.

Context of Extract Museum Curator Molly Goode (central character) has just attended a museum funding meeting with her boss Evelyn Fox and the Chairman of the Trustees Mark Drew. Her suggestions that the museum should focus on more diversity and community based projects are rebuffed in favour of securing the ongoing patronage of the Wright … Continue reading Love’s Portrait – A extract from the first chapter.