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New year, new blog title!


When I first started this blog on World Book Day not quite three years ago (4 March 2010) I had just signed my indentures as a mad newbie writer, so the title Write a Novel? I must be mad! was an appropriate one. While I will never give up learning – no human being, [...]

Photo contest – WINNER!

I decided to have a new author photo to use across all platforms. Sometimes, I may use it in black and white, other times colour. Like a true Libran, I was  dithering. So I ran a poll to ask readers which did they think was best.

STOP PRESS 26 OCTOBER 2012: The winner is Photo2! [...]

Via Domitia – the background

Several people have commented on the new look of this blog (which is lovely of them) and asked me about the background.

Of course, it’s a Roman road and in particular it’s the Via Domitia at Ambrussum, near Nimes in southern France. The Via Domitia  provided a fast and sure link from Spain to Italy. constructed [...]

Constantly evolving…

You may notice that this my blog has changed a little. It’s going to change even more soon.

Like writing itself, blogs must evolve.

Go away, spammers!

My RNAConf10 posts seem to be attracting a lot of spam about handbags, singers, search engine optimization, sleeping disorder tips, auto loans and government grants.

My blog is about writing, writers, and books. Genuine comments are welcomed at all times with open arms; they  enrichen the blog.  Silly spam comments are not; it spoils it [...]