Home ~Lorraine Ambers

Hi, welcome to my website!!

I write Adult fantasy and speculative fiction novels, and gritty short stories. On my blog, I offer inspirational writing tips to help writers pursue their dreams, develop and build their brand, and above all else… keep motivated. I run a creative writing workshop and co-host a group for local entrepreneurs in my area. So don’t forget to subscribe and join me over at my blog.

I’m now offering free critiques on the first five pages of your novel or query letter for all you query ready writers. Head on over to the ‘Contact me’ page for more information.

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Short Bio.

Introverted, creative and above all else a dreamer.

I’m currently editing my fourth novel, Entangled. A speculative fiction similar to the TV series Fringe. My second and third novels are currently being queried. I love nothing more than reading fantasy novels, but I also enjoy paranormal romance and thrillers.

If I’m not reading or writing, you’ll find me binge watching TV series, having coffee dates with my friends, practicing yoga and taking woodland walks with my dog. My home and heart belong in Wales, I’m lucky enough to live in a pretty coastal town within Cardigan Bay where I have plenty of beaches at my fingertips.

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Thanks for stopping by.

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Reality of a Writer

I’m a huge fan of positive posts. Who doesn’t need a daily dose of inspiration? Sometimes, we need a little push to help us work towards our goals and chase our dreams. Also, it’s good to take a breath and check in with reality. To accept our struggles, knowing that they don’t define us, but they do make us human.

Crafting a Snappy Synopsis

I don’t know about you, but the thought of writing a synopsis is daunting. After months of plotting, writing and revising our novel, we’re finally faced with crafting the Perfect Pitch and whittling the bare-bones of our story down to a one page overview – the synopsis!

Chase your Dreams and Write

Inside each of us, there is something that ignites passion in our hearts and creates purpose in our soul. It’s no easy task admitting that what we covet is at odds with our current life. It seems unattainable and foreign. Utterly terrifying. That’s when you’ll know you’re onto something: for if your dreams don’t scare you, then they’re not big enough.

85 thoughts on “Home ~Lorraine Ambers

  1. hailangeliccreation

    Thank you for the follow! I’m glad you liked the piece, and I hope to hear more from you! You have a lovely looking page!
    Happy writing, blogging, and daydreaming!
    -Author S

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  2. Thanks for following my blog, Lorraine, which is much appreciated.
    I have happy memories of Cardigan Bay, and hope that you didn’t get caught in the recent winds! Good luck with your blogging journey.
    Best wishes from Norfolk, Pete.

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  3. Polly

    Hello Lorraine!
    Thank you for dropping by. I’m so jealous right now! The beach is definitely my go-to every summer. I am also a bookwork myself, looking forward to reading your posts! Have a great day!

    Cheers,
    Polly

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  4. Lorraine, thank you for stopping by Puddletown Reviews recently. I always enjoy meeting new visitors. I was especially pleased when I read you live in Wales. My first “boss” was a fine Welsh gentleman who had come to America to get his college degree and went on to get his doctorate in anatomy. I worked for him quite some time at Vanderbilt University in Nashville, TN. A delightful, fully of practical jokes kind of fellow, I really enjoyed his stories of growing up in Wales. And I love the name Cardigan Bay. There has to be a book centered around that bay!

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    1. Thanks to you too. Your first boss sounds delightful. I’m sure there are many books about Cardigan bay, it’s a vast area. I look forward to stopping by your blog and reading your posts.

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  5. Hello Queen of Daydreams! Thank you for visiting my blog which inevitably led me to yours. Kudos to you for finding your niche and moving forward in the direction of your dreams be they night time or daytime. Wales looks beautiful and indeed magical. I might just get to visit one day. Best wishes for all of your dreams coming true.

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  6. krcc

    Paranormal romance? Well, that’s a new one for me. Sounds quite interesting, that’s for sure. What a unique imagination you must have to create such writing. Cheers!

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  7. Sorry friend, I cannot suggest you a good agent in Indian and even I did you will only get agents who like Hindi-English type of language. But i will surely use your services for my next book as a beta reader … does it go with you …

    I think something happened to my blog so I send you reply here

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