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New Year Goal - Read More!

When it comes to resolutions, I generally make a list and spend the rest of the year beating myself up for not achieving them or achieving marginally. 322 more words

Five Friends Continued.

In my last post, Five Friends, I put a spin on the old saying that you are a reflection of your five closest friends. 578 more words

Writers

No Middle Name: The Complete Collected Jack Reacher Short Stories/Lee Child

Lee Child’s Reacher novels are masterpieces of character, pace, plot and location. His short stories, other than the ones featuring an adolescent Reacher, are not, full of character inconsistencies and plot holes. 11 more words

Where You Live.

In, British designer and tv presenter, Kevin McLoud’s 43 Principles of Home, he makes the following observations in Principle 16,

Make the context of where you live part of your narrative .

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Writing Process

First Chapter First Paragraph: The Midnight Line by Lee Child

Every Tuesday Diane at Bibliophile by the Sea hosts First Chapter First Paragraph Tuesday Intros to share the first paragraph sometimes two, of a book that she’s reading or is planning to read soon. 394 more words

Books

‘The Cleaner’ by Mark Dawson


The Cleaner

Secret Government problem solver John Milton sorts out things that the usual agencies can’t touch. When the results of his most recent assassination job begin to prick his conscience, Milton wonders if it’s time to get out and do something different. 202 more words

Characters

100% What You Want.

Bestselling author of the Jack Reacher series, Lee Child, wrote about reading and writing,

. . . You never find a book that’s 100% what you want, so you have to write it yourself. 103 more words

Writers