M.J. Mallon

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I am a debut author who has been blogging for many moons: https://mjmallon.com. My interests include writing, photography, poetry, and alternative therapies. I write Fantasy YA, and middle grade fiction as well as micropoetry - haiku and tanka. I love to read and have written over 100 reviews: https://mjmallon.com/2015/09/28/a-z-o...

My alter ego is MJ - Mary Jane from Spiderman. I love superheros! I was born on the 17th of November in Lion City: Singapore, (a passionate Scorpio, with the Chinese Zodiac sign a lucky rabbit. I grew up in a mountainous court in the Peak District in Hong Kong.

As a teenager I travelled to many far-flung destinations. It's rumoured that I now live in the Venice of Cambridge, with my six foot hunk of a Rock God
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M.J. Mallon It's an extraordinary feeling being a writer it means that I can create characters that do what I say! Such power. It is limitless, I can write about…moreIt's an extraordinary feeling being a writer it means that I can create characters that do what I say! Such power. It is limitless, I can write about anything I like. There are no obstacles or barriers. (less)
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Colleen’s Weekly Tanka Tuesday Poetry Challenge – Poet’s Choice

It’s been a while… I’ve missed writing poetry but I’ve been very busy trying to finish editing the second book in my series The Curse of Time and to be honest I’ve been struggling with it as it is a very ambitious project, especially as I work full-time. I’m getting there but still lots to do. My beta readers have […]
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I wish I could crawl into Victoria Schwab's brain and steal her writing tools. Another amazing novel, loved it. The characterisation of the female characters stole the show for me with Sydney, June and particularly Marcella taking centre stage. ...more
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This is the fourth of the Braxton Campus mysteries by James J. Cudney that I have enjoyed, and it very much feels like a much anticipated family reunion.

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I wish I could crawl into Victoria Schwab's brain and steal her writing tools. Another amazing novel, loved it. The characterisation of the female characters stole the show for me with Sydney, June and particularly Marcella taking centre stage. ...more
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Olivia-Savannah  Roach Of course I would be happy to connect with you here as well! Thanks so much for seeking me out <3


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