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July 7, 2015

That hundred year old feeling

Over the past few weeks I have found that I am very tired.Really tired.Bone weary, drop dead tired. Like a meteor slammed into me. It’s one of the following reasons1) The final, final (final I hope) re-edit of Many Lives kicked me in2) The writing of The First Life of […]
June 26, 2015

Finding one new reader a day

This is where I realise it’s about- Staying in the race for the long run. Finding one new reader a day Those who get you Who read you Who see what you can see Who also see what you don’t see This is my new life Coming Soon – The FIRST […]
May 30, 2015

Should I keep my characters at a distance?

When I write more blog posts than prose for my next novel, I know it’s my way of taking a breather before plunging into the guts of my next book. It also normally means this is the time I question a lot of fundamental things. Like why I write and […]
May 24, 2015


I don’t often post this often or like this. But this, I write, more as a reminder to myself than anything else. Don’t get discouraged.Don’t compare yourself to the rest.Don’t look back or forward.Be. Yourself.Stay the course.Believe.Life finds its own level.You will too.
May 21, 2015

The Writer with a Thousand Faces

 THE HERO WITH A THOUSAND FACES by Joseph Campbell,  struck a chord with me. In his study of world hero myths Campbell discovered that they are all basically the same story – retold endlessly in infinite variations.  He found that all story telling, consciously or not, follows the ancient patterns of […]