MT McGuire Books

Jumbled thoughts on metal detecting, dementia and happiness.

Posted September 8, 2018 and visited 1537 times, 10 so far today

Yep, that’s a hell of a mixture and it isn’t as philosophical as it sounds, this one. As you know, I go metal detecting, or to put it the correct way, I’m a detectorist. After a very, very long break, I got to go detecting the other day and I found … THINGS. The ground has been too hard and the crops […]

How not to live number 12: Drains, mailings and finance #IFuckedThisUpSoYouDontHaveTo

Posted February 24, 2018 and visited 1083 times, 3 so far today

Yep there’s a match made in heaven and here’s another how‐not‐to post from the queen of fuck ups at Spigot Towers. Today’s topics are Drain Rodding, financial prudence and how to alienate just under five thousand potential new members of your mailing list in one fell swoop. Mmmm… bet you can’t wait. OK on we go. […]

This week, I have been mostly thinking about #marketing #bookmarketing #indiereads

Posted June 25, 2017 and visited 2915 times, 6 so far today

I rant on about marketing and how I’ve stuffed it up even though I’m supposed to know what I’m doing!

Can I have fried brains with that? Time management/productivity hacks for writers #amwriting #writingtips #timemanagement

Posted March 5, 2017 and visited 3655 times, 5 so far today

I talk about my struggles writing and how I solved them in the hope that it might help anyone facing the same difficulties.

Just another day in paradise!

Posted July 30, 2016 and visited 1573 times, 1 so far today

A day out, in which I am covered in seagull shit and have to buy shorts.

Lost: My marbles, reward for their safe return.

Posted July 6, 2016 and visited 1819 times, 2 so far today

M T feeds the trolls and ends up shouting at random strangers again.

Careful with that axe Eugine! Drama at the garage: how MTM learns there are two sides to every argument.

Posted April 14, 2016 and visited 2315 times, 1 so far today

Thoughts about how different people conclude different things from the same information. And a graphic account of MTM making a complete arse of herself! 😉

A question of perception

Posted October 3, 2015 and visited 4823 times, 1 so far today

A description of the things I’ve ballsed up this year so you can read about what I’ve done and avoid doing it, yourself.

Welcome to my world…

Posted August 9, 2015 and visited 3292 times, 2 so far today

Just a quick post before I go into low internet access mode for three weeks… not that you’ll be able to tell the difference between that and me in full internet access mode, seeing as I’ve failed spectacularly to do anything internetty for a long time. Life has just got a bit busy and when that happens, I use computer […]

All I need is Little Nellie! Learning to love #Christmas (and myself).#scrooge

Posted December 26, 2014 and visited 2263 times, 2 so far today

Christmas. The traditional time of unfulfilled expectations and almost unfailingly the death of a friend or relative. I have to admit that the best bit about Christmas, for me, is the day we get back from whoever we’ve been staying with that year, and I can relax in the knowledge that it’s all over for another 12 months. […]