It is all very well to be able to write books, but can you wiggle your ears?

Sitting in the Dschungel

Not a Bowie fan. Not really, anyway. I like his new tune though. I’m sure I won’t be the first person to say that it reminds me of Johnny Cash’s … Continue reading

January 10, 2013 · 1 Comment

Great readers of the world.

Ever wonder what the world would look like if countries were the size of their appetite for reading? Well, it would look like this: Here’s an interesting study about how … Continue reading

December 17, 2012 · Leave a comment

A quiet evening killing my darlings.

Chop. Chop. Chop. Boy, I haven’t had this much fun since I first started writing my manuscript. First ideas, first words, and first chapters are as lovely asĀ first footsteps in … Continue reading

December 11, 2012 · 3 Comments

Runners and Writers.

I live five miles from Cheltenham. I love the Cheltenham Literature Festival. I also love the races. Now the clever planners at the #CheltLitFest have moved the Festival date so … Continue reading

December 5, 2012 · Leave a comment