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Confessions of a terrible writer

I’m just a copy of an imitation (MM) There’s only one reason why anyone self-publishes:  they’re too crap to be published in the Real World.  You can fool yourself all you want but it’s the truth.  That doesn’t mean you … Continue reading

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A time that wasn’t

“nothing’s gonna change the world”  (MM)   I seem to remember a time that I thought my writing was okay.  Not brilliant perhaps – I was never going to be a literary genius – but at least I was readable, … Continue reading

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Book Review: The Stone Testament by Celia Rees

My daughter, who is eleven and a half but has the reading age of 15, pressed this book on me, saying how good it was, though she didn’t quite get the ending.  I found it considerably better than many other … Continue reading

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