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Short Story: Forever

The following is a short story I wrote a few years ago.  It’s funny revisiting old work, but I think I quite like this one. Short Story: Forever. Advertisements

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Writing Groups and Quick Sketches.

Sketch #1 The cracked paint flakes from the window frame, settling like cigarette ash into a small pile on the sill. The wood is dark with damp, rotted and pitted with woodworm. I can hear the gentle shuffles and coos … Continue reading

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It all Starts With the Beginning.

I had been struggling with the first few lines of my novel for a while.  It’s so important to hit the page with the right tone from the outset, and to draw your readers in, but all I seemed to … Continue reading

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Back Again. Preparing the Query Package

Back again and looking for an agent. Continue reading

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Farrer.

Here is the second of my character introductions for my novel Tidemarks. If you like this then check out my blog for the novel here: http://tidemarksthenovel.wordpress.com   ‘Cheers, Mike,’ Farrer said as he tucked the package into his rucksack.  ‘They’re going … Continue reading

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Tidemarks Book Trailer.

Here is the first trailer for my forthcoming novel Tidemarks.  Find the Tidemarks page here: http://tidemarksthenovel.wordpress.com Rob.

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I Thought I’d Cracked It!

I put the final correction to the last page of my novel, sat back, and sighed a breath of relief.  Finished, I thought. All that was left to do was to enter the corrections into the computer, print out the … Continue reading

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