13 June 2019

Don’t judge a book by its cover they say.  Yeah, right, and I climbed Everest before Sir Edmund did.  It’s what people do:  we judge, and in the age of Instagram and visual clutter, we judge by appearances, and when it comes to books, oh yes, we judge by covers, whether we like to or…

26 May 2019

We all know (of) the greatest fear of the writer:  the blank page.  And my blank page was beating the crap out of me the last few days.  Two weeks ago Defining Giulia went out to Beta-readers, and the ball is out of my court.  And while I actually have a wee bit of actual…

22 February 2019

There are nineteen rules to keep in mind if you want to write a book. Stick to these and you may be off to a good start.

17 February 2019

Hello everyone, I am apologising for being so quiet, but..  I’ve been busier than Theresa May trying to negotiate the last few weeks. But, as it stands, I have news.  I want to introduce to you a beautiful lady named Melanie Wright, and she is the subject of my next book. Melanie is not fictional,…