Guest Post: Filmmaking by Magda M. Olchawska

I am honoured today, to be joined by Magda, a very talented individual and great Twitter friend, who will share her experience of film making with us. Enjoy.

My name is Magda M. Olchawska and I’m an author of children books (Mikolay & Julia Adventures as well as an award-wining filmmaker.

Film is a wonderful art form. Seeing the images of my movies up on the big screen is one of the most amazing experiences I have ever had.

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Worth Its Weight In Gold…

Diary of a Newbie Novelist  By now, many of you will know that my book was released early, just two weeks ago. When I got the email to say it was published, I was thrilled (after recovering from spluttering my tea into my lap in surprise) and did a little dance of excitement around the … Read More →

Book Review: Relentless by Simon Kernick


I love a good page turner. Those books that make the hairs on the back of my neck stand on end, those I have to take to the bathroom with me, where sleep becomes interference and work just gets in the way – they’re my favourite kind.

When I decided to post reviews on my blog, I thought long and hard. Hmmm. Do I review all the books I read? (I can feel your yawns.) No! I’m only going to review the best. Consequently, the books may not necessarily be new, but they’ll all still be available.

So, if you enjoy a good thriller, hold onto the sides, you are in for one hell of a ride.

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Feeling the Fear & Doing it Anyway (My 1st Podcast)

I’ve never been one to show off. Despite an excitable nature (according to my friends!), I tend to avoid the spotlight where possible. If I was in a band, I would be a backing singer. So, it was with great trepidation, and a slight rash creeping up my neck, that I signed up to Skype … Read More →