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Recent reads – March 2021

I lost my reading mojo. I used to read 2-3 hours a day to while away time commuting up on London’s Underground. I’ve never counted the amount of books I read each year, but it was many. Then we all went into lockdown and that routine was disrupted. I had plenty of time, but I … Read more Recent reads – March 2021

Endings – keeping your promise

Is there anything worse than an unsatisfying ending? No rude jokes, please, I’m talking about novels. I am, of course, talking about the amazing book you picked up, that had you hooked from is dazzling first line, whose characters you have fallen in love with, hated with a burning passion, who you grew with… only … Read more Endings – keeping your promise

Finding confidence as a writer

Being a writer is a strange experience. On one hand, it’s a lonely profession: it is you, your computer or notebook, and your imagination. On the other, it is one of the most public-facing jobs you can have. If you publish your work – from a snippet on Instagram to publishing a novel – you … Read more Finding confidence as a writer

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