Author: Helen Cox

Helen Cox is a UK author. She made her on-screen debut in The Krankies in 1990. Given the choice, her Mastermind topic would be Grease 2 and when someone asks her if she is a god she says 'yes.' Oh, you want to know about her books? Best click some of the links below.

Going Poestal

Anyone who follows this blog regularly will know I am very fond of old-fashioned, hand-written letters and when I was writing my 2017 to-do list ‘write more letters’ featured somewhere … Continue reading

February 3, 2017 · 2 Comments

Daffodils at Imbolc

When my husband proposed a few years back, our Mam presented me with a glass vase. It was given to her by her Nana, and she had decided to pass down to … Continue reading

February 1, 2017 · 1 Comment

Soundcloud Broadcast 3: How To Get Started With a Story

Welcome to my first Soundcloud broadcast of 2017. If you can’t access the broadcast above, there’s a direct link here. Starting a story and getting the first words down can … Continue reading

January 13, 2017 · Leave a comment

Getting Back to Baking: Ginger Cake

As a writer, I spend most of my week staring at my laptop and consequently at the weekends, I try to focus on activities that don’t involve a computer screen. Journaling, … Continue reading

January 9, 2017 · Leave a comment

New Year, New York: There’s No Place Like Home

My second novel: Secrets and Fries at the Starlight Diner, takes place over the festive period and, at the beginning of the story, the lead character Bonnie Brooks is struggling … Continue reading

January 3, 2017 · Leave a comment

New Year, New York: Leonard Cohen and Clinton Street

The first time I heard the name ‘Clinton Street’ was in a song by Leonard Cohen called Famous Blue Raincoat. Cohen lived on Clinton Street, New York City during the … Continue reading

December 28, 2016 · Leave a comment

New York City: My Top 5 Festive Film Moments

My next New York-set novel Secrets and Fries at the Starlight Diner is out on Friday 16th December via Avon Books, and takes place over the holiday season. To celebrate, … Continue reading

December 14, 2016 · Leave a comment