Behind the Scenes look at Editing

The incredibly talented Ms. Janet Skeslien Charles featured me on her wonderful blog in an author interview and one of the things we talked about was the Friday night writing class we met at – over a decade ago in Paris at the British Institute. Four of the stories in¬†Triumph¬†started life in that class. Here’s… Read More

What ‘winning’ Nanowrimo means to me.

At first I thought that what I wrote wasn’t too bad and started imagining how quickly I can put Betty and Alabama out there in the publishing world as ‘real’. Then, of course, I finished reading Jo Nesbo‘s The Devil’s Star and I realised that my 50,000 words towards Polaroid Nights needs a) another 50,000… Read More