Last week I finished writing my first "love scene"
I am very glad I took the decision to go for publication under a nom de plume.
It is, I suppose, quite mild (only slightly past the 9 o'clock watershed if it were on TV)but a bit emotionally torrid.
Unlike most stuff in books you can't really say if its realistic as people don't really talk about this sort of stuff (and if they do often don't tell the truth). You do worry you are inadvertantly giving too much away about yourself (how do authors like Jilly Cooper and Edwina Currie ever dare go down the shops?)
Views about this sort of thing? what is good, bad etc in your view? (Bearing in mind this is a website intended for family fire side reading)
"The importance of being a good horsemaster should be impressed on every mounted soldier. He should be taught to look upon his horse as his best friend, to study it, to take a pride in its appearance and to look after its wants before his own"
Claire: Hi all, don't forget we will be having a bit of Halloween themed fun with a ghostly group read, a magical film to watch and I will also be adding Halloween themed quizzes.
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Pony_Mad_Girl_😀🐴: woops sorry, do you have Pony Club Secrets or First Day at Pony Club. Orposs
Nov 4, 2020 15:31:57 GMT 1
Pony girl: Susan, have you tried searching for books by Josephine Pullen-Thompson and Stacy Gregg. Hope this helps, Pony Girl 🐴👩🏻
Nov 4, 2020 15:38:55 GMT 1
amber marshall: I found this web sight and wanted to see if any of my heartland fans are here
Feb 26, 2021 17:19:27 GMT 1
Claire: Happy Easter all. Spring quizzes added, also there is a spring group read starting soon!
Apr 2, 2021 12:24:38 GMT 1
katie: I think its time for a new marshmellow
Apr 28, 2021 15:31:26 GMT 1
sofa: hi claire, i was wondering if amber marshall actually commented on here or was it someone pretending to be her
Apr 28, 2021 15:43:15 GMT 1
Bee Movie: According to all known laws of aviation,
there is no way a bee should be able to fly.
Its wings are too small to get its fat little body off the ground.
The bee, of course, flies anyway
because bees don't care
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horse reader: i love horses and pony< do you think you can give me some tips to riding?
Jul 19, 2021 0:41:22 GMT 1
Claire: Hi all, just to remind you, our group read this Autumn is the new Caroline Akrill book. We are having a change this year and not doing a spooky book as this one is too good to miss!
Oct 30, 2021 20:03:55 GMT 1
Claire: Happy Christmas to all - don't forget to check out the Christmas quiz section, take part in the festive reading group and win some great prizes!
Dec 24, 2021 12:04:41 GMT 1
oheroewahrohr: have a good day!
Feb 18, 2022 20:02:34 GMT 1
ZZ: HI! HAVE A GREAT DAY!
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cutie: I love horses!
Apr 19, 2022 16:56:20 GMT 1
Claire: Hi all don't forget we have the usual Christmas quizzes and competitions in the Quizzes & Puzzles section. Happy Christmas !
Dec 22, 2022 14:51:34 GMT 1
Claire: Hi all I will keep the Christmas quizzes up til the end of the month then remove the Christmas sub-board to the forum members only section.
Jan 20, 2023 0:38:34 GMT 1
Hillary Duff: Hey, Hillary Duff here, just wanted to shout-out on here and say, I have been a long time fan of the ponybooks.proboards.com, I love the reviews, and I love the community, thanks so much for all the years .
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