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Becoming Robert Pimm

Assiduous readers will have noticed that I have changed the name of this blog.  This is because I want further to separate out my professional existence as HM Consul General in Istanbul from my part-time existence as a writer of fiction. 163 more words


Pen names

Heard of Dr. Seuss?  His real name was Theodore Geisel. Store that fact away, it might save your bacon at a trivia night.

Recently I adopted a pen name, and I’m wishing I hadn’t done it.  454 more words

Pen Names

The link below is to an article that takes a look at pen names and whether you should use them.

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Is my name against me?

Zeinab Alayan. 

If you were browsing the shelves of a bookstore and came upon a book with that name printed across the cover, what would you do? 592 more words


WARNING - Yep, over there on the right

Am thinking of creating another blog and a pen name for my erotica.  What do you think?

I do love writing it but to look at me you wouldn’t think I was capable and because of the Country I live in and my work environment, I have a feeling I should distance myself from it a bit. 197 more words

Rosalind Nazilli

Famous authors who chose to use secret pen names

I get quite a kick when I find out about famous authors who have made a living out of writing under secret pen names, for years, with the public being none the wiser. 474 more words

My Pen Names

Some people are still having trouble recognizing my work.

For Poetry, my pen name is Daddy’s Little Girl

For Stories, my pen name is Mystery Girl… 31 more words

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