for writers and readers….

Secrets and Spies in the Richard and Judy Book Club List

Although no longer supported by regular television slots, the Richard and Judy Book Club still packs a punch and the autumn selection has just been announced. It is an interesting … Continue reading

August 30, 2012 · Leave a comment

The next Christmas bestseller

‘A Week in Winter‘  is a 464-page book of interlinked short stories about the people staying at an old hotel on the west coast of Ireland. As Maeve Binchy’s last … Continue reading

August 23, 2012 · Leave a comment

A 75-word writing challenge

Kate Mosse (the writer not the model) says writers should practice writing in the same way musicians practice the scales…. Here is a way that will also allow you to … Continue reading

August 23, 2012 · 3 Comments

The people I don’t follow on twitter

(including the ones I don’t follow back even when they have been discerning enough to follow me) Any women who has a hubster rather than a husband Anyone who has … Continue reading

August 23, 2012 · 5 Comments