Archive for January 2014

Crossing the Bar

    And so, on the last day of January 2014 this tired old scribbler hauled her considerable ass over her contractual finishing line. First draft is now on the desks of my editor and my agent. I do not want to hear from them for at least two weeks, I don’t care how fast they read. I…

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Dropped Balls

As I always tell friends who are thinking of blogging, if you’re going to do it you have to post regularly. There’s no faster way to lose readers than leaving them dangling for weeks. So, Laurie Graham, what’s your excuse? Well, m’Lud, I plead extraordinary pressure of work. Plus a hole in the roof, directly over…

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