A Novel’s Writing

    This is the third in the series my novel-writing journey. You can read the first two posts here: On Inspiration and here: On Research. As I writer, I am also a reader, and among the many many books I read, of course, are the books on writing, and of course there are many different methods of … Continue reading A Novel’s Writing

Interview – Historical Fiction Author – Barbara Gaskell Denvil

I’m a little bit excited, because this week on the blog I’m interviewing a fellow historical author – Barbara Gaskell Denvil! Barbara’s latest book ‘Fair Weather’ has just been released and she’s come over to have a chat about the book and her writing process. Welcome Barbara! To begin with, can you tell us a … Continue reading Interview – Historical Fiction Author – Barbara Gaskell Denvil

Tamar Valley Writers Festival 2016

Last weekend was the Tamar Valley Writers Festival - two days (well, for me - there were other events on other days too), of non-stop panels and book-signings and networking! Those of you who've been following my blog for a while now, may remember that around this time two years ago I attended the Festival of … Continue reading Tamar Valley Writers Festival 2016

Review – The Alphabet of Light and Dark – Danielle Wood

"...it is often the silent who end up with the task of the telling. Perhaps it's because, undeafened by the sound of their own voices, they've heard so much more." Yes, I'm reviewing another of Danielle Wood's books. 🙂 I recently finished reading 'The Alphabet of Light and Dark', and I thoroughly enjoyed it. This book … Continue reading Review – The Alphabet of Light and Dark – Danielle Wood

Writing with one arm, and a Review – The Astrologer by Scott G F Bailey

I've done something to my arm. My left arm, thank goodness, not my right (I'm right-handed). Pinched a nerve is my guess - all I know is it aches almost constantly (the only time it doesn't is when the rest of my body is in an incredibly awkward position!) and if I move it in … Continue reading Writing with one arm, and a Review – The Astrologer by Scott G F Bailey