…….as a writer. I can almost hear a sharp intake of breath from as I write this. Writers aren’t meant to fit in. We’re the…
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One of the pleasures of being a freelance writer is the ability to carve time out for yourself during the day and once a week…
Reflecting this Monday morning on the joys of being a full-time writer.
I was given a prompt at a recent workshop to write about a naughty pet. Immediately my mind flew to this picture of my sister-in-law’s new puppy showing total unconcern at the chaos he’d caused.
Writers are supposed to be solitary creatures, artists starving in garrets, viewing the world from a rarefied, literary viewpoint.
I adore historical novels. Everything I know about Rome comes from Colleen McCullough’s epic series about the rise of Julius Caesar and the crime-solving exploits of one Marcus Didius Falco created by Lyndsey Davis.
Georgette Heyer’s Regency novels are pure escapism to a world of bonnets and bosoms where achieving a good marriage is all that matters