Murder on my Mind
Going back through my old word doc’s spanning ten years, I came across some old friends as well as some cringe worthy try-hards. I’m talking about old story files. Some with unrecognisable names – only to open the doc and discover that “Baldy” and “Blue Cap Boy” were early renderings … Read More
Shattered Anzacs and Broken Promises
Mid-way through the year, I realise my pledge to read 52 books in this Year of Reading may have been a bit of an over-estimation on my part. Hey, I know what went wrong, I should have aimed for shorter books. All the ones I’m reading are hundreds of pages … Read More
Talk to me, I’m a writer!
And people do. Incredibly generously. No matter where I go, if I ask a question and say I’m writing a book, mouths and doors open. Even when we barely speak the same language. My recent research revealed that the location of French farmhouses, at least in the Somme area of … Read More
A few good words… (To word count or not to word count?)
In keeping with the promise of a fresh start to the year, setting new goals, tweaking the lifestyle, I thought a new theme for my blog would be cool. So here I am with a whole new look. (Hair cut next week too.) With a new year, new goals, new … Read More