Superteen and the Cat Girl

I’ve added a short story to the pages. The story won a third prize in the Writers’ Forum magazine so I’m quite pleased with it. I have also had printed, through Kindle, three novels; What […]

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Lighting a Muse Fuse

Dead or dying I’d have described my muse over the last year or so but my Writing Group triggered a remarkable recovery with a challenge to write a short story on the subject of photography. […]

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Talking with the trees

Trees really communicate.

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Another Bee

I’ve posted another short story about a couple being kept apart by family neds and prejudice. It’s a theme I find compelling as so many of my age group had to move to find work […]

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McNeil’s boy

The Show Might Go On is on its way to Birlinn for their consideration, or if you prefer, I have invited a publisher to print my book. While they are thinking it over, I’m taking […]

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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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1820 removals and settlers

Droving and the truth about the clearances.

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Well met

Our meeting was preordained.

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Struggles with a struggle

Why this 1820 historical novel is difficult.

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Second helping

More about developing story ideas.

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