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26th November, 2015

Another busy week completed, well one day to go before the weekend.

Last night was our last The Year of the Novel session and was marked with family and friends coming along to hear us read from our novels. 274 more words


Character and Relative Minimalism.

The meeting of the minds between authorial intent and the reader’s imagination/experiences (let’s call this combination ‘creative luggage’) is the most fascinating feature of creative writing, in my view. 876 more words

I'm Working on a New book!

Actually I’m working on plenty of things… Which is why I haven’t written anything on here for a while…

I set up a new blog for… 677 more words

Awake In The Dark

12th November, 2015

Another busy week finished! It is full on at school with reports due shortly, an intensive swim scheme beginning next week and transitions to plan for new enrolments! 299 more words


Two Hundred and Twenty-Eighth Book Review: "Without Fail" by Lee Child

“Without Fail” by Lee Child is the sixth installment in the Jack Reacher novels. In this one, Reacher is forced to deal with a lot of issues around his brother’s death, which (spoiler alert) occurred during the first Jack Reacher novel “Killing Floor.” 458 more words

Book Review

Make Me: A Jack Reacher Novel by Lee Child

Dear Reacher,

I’m sure I’ve told you before, but, dang it Reacher, you’re adorable.  Some people think that men who are 6’5” tall and built like refrigerators don’t want to be called adorable (or cute, as I often remark during college football games), but I mean it most sincerely.    363 more words

Mary Beth

Over coffee

If we were having coffee, I’d probably tell you that the outside is buttoned up for the coming winter season. Leaves are deep and a couple of acres of them still need to be moved. 338 more words