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Canterbury Tales

Sorry I haven’t blogged more recently but I have been down in Canterbury for my graduation and spending some great family time. Last week was my graduation ceremony for my PhD. Ceremonies are important in realizing things. So are uniforms. … Continue reading

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Do Nasty Characters Reflect a Nasty Author?

I realized that in my earlier post I never actually talked about the interesting conversation I had with my friend from my writing group. She had written a piece which used “strong language” in certain parts. She was concerned that … Continue reading

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The Importance of The 28th October

  Today is an important day in Greece. It signifies the beginning of the Second World War for Greece. It is also important for me as a writer, as the novel I am writing is set in Athens during the … Continue reading

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The Loneliness Of A Long Story Writer

I had a very interesting conversation with one of my writing group members the other day. I go to a writing group, because I think it’s like a writing gym; it keeps your writing muscles in shape. When I’m writing … Continue reading

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This blog is about my life as a writer. Or trying to be one. If you are looking about advice on how to write, techniques, characterization and such, there are plenty of other excellent blogs out there that might advise … Continue reading

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