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Imitating style: Jane Austen

Imitating authors seems quite the fashion at present. Unlike Sebastian Faulks, I haven’t the nerve to attempt Wodehouse, but I once attempted a piece in the style of the great satirist Jane Austen. 1,155 more words

Writer's Workbook

RAP is now looking for Cover and Interior artists-Can you draw like CE Brock?

Are you an Artist?

Now editing the final draft of another of our romance stories, we have started to lean to the idea that perhaps a professional artist might be better than our own renditions. 108 more words


Pride and Prejudice

“There are few people whom I really love, and still fewer of whom I think well. The more I see of the world, the more am I dissatisfied with it; and every day confirms my belief of the inconsistency of all human characters, and of the little dependence that can be placed on the appearance of merit or sense.”
JANE AUSTEN, Pride and Prejudice

Domino Dancing

“When you look around you wonder … Do you play to win, or are you just a bad loser?”

Over the past week, as I’ve endured some Covet losses, this Pet Shop Boys song has been playing on repeat in my head. 319 more words

Covet; Bitter Pill; Losses

Pride and Prejudice by Jane Austen

Title: Pride and Prejudice
Author: Jane Austen
Publisher: Collector’s Library
Publication date: 1813
Pages (my example): 482
ISBN (my example): 1 904633 01 3… 217 more words

Book Review

Kitty Blue, my Jane Austen homage, now features on the Open University Australia reading list.

My novel Kitty Blue, a reboot inspired by Jane Austen’s Pride and Prejudice, set in outback Australia, now features on the Open University Australia reading list as a writing, editing and publishing case study. 322 more words

Soul Fiction

A meal for a king.......or queen

I think most of us are aware that breakfast is the most important meal of the day. We’ve grown up hearing the phrase “Breakfast like a King, Lunch like a Prince, Dine like a Pauper,” but how many of us actually find time in our busy lives to do this. 491 more words

Jane Austen