Author Karen Kelly launched her first novel, Lillian White’s Journey, in 2019 and it was through marketing this novel that she was introduced to a local radio station, Redshift Radio, first as a guest then Karen bagged her own show, Scarlet Ladies! Her love for radio transferred into podcasting and she’s never looked back with her podcast, Appetite for Life, now gaining traction. She's recently launched a children's podcast, Bedtime Stories, which is going from strength to strength and also offers a bespoke podcast service designed to help businesses gain more visibility. Karen has written a one-hour masterclass, A Beginner Guide to Podcasting, as she wants to help other budding podcasters take that first step. As well as working on a sequel to Lillian White’s Journey, Karen has plans to re-visit her children's series of books, Emergency Ed...... watch this space!