Visiting Aunties

I write about villages because I was brought up in one where most of the people were related – even if it was only through drink, as one of the local worthies commented. He also […]

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Back to the future

I should really be doing more about 1820 but I’m going to take a breather and think about the next project. I enjoy the village stories in Oakhaven and Cairndhu but need to do a […]

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‘I’ is the Greatest

There are advantages in using a single point of view character in a novel.

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Novels for sale

Writing novels is fun at every stage but it’s like building yachts, the biggest job is to get the hull laid up but it represents only about a quarter of the cost. The real money […]

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Overheard

Inspiration is from ordinary people

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Critical uprising

Reaction to critique

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Looking for help

About a critique.

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