Monthly Archives: September 2015

Writing dirty

Most of it is not even sentences – just notes, words, snatches of overheard conversation. Continue reading

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Tinker’s shuffle

The importance of being open to surprise and being ready to learn from the unexpected. Continue reading

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In parenthesis and other tricks

One day I will apply this trick to a fast-paced contemporary hospital story. How much fun would that be? Continue reading

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Portrait of an unknown woman

It took me a long time to really see my heroine in my mind. Continue reading

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A sense of duty

One of the first things I had to sort out when I started writing was what really motivates my heroine. Continue reading

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Show not tell, Archers style

I let my heroine do what we do in real life; feel and react. Continue reading

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