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On Writing – N is for Numbers (or how to deal with technical details)

I would like to let you into a little secret? Contrary to what people may think, my novel Painting by Numbers contains virtually no hard mathematics. Maths and the physical sciences are certainly eluded to, and there are plenty of … Continue reading

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From a Flash to Full-length Fiction – How I turned a 300 word short story into a 300+ page novel.

For as long as I can remember I’ve always loved to read and write short stories, and I in particular flash fiction (stories under 1000 words). Writing flash is great because inspiration can come from anywhere and the bare bones … Continue reading

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My Novel of the Year – ‘A for Angelica’ by Iain Broome – An interview with the man behind the curtain

Astonishing, Magnificent, Challenging and Beautiful..  Over the last couple of weeks I’ve had the honour of interviewing some of the brilliant authors behind my favourite books of 2012. Going through my list today, I soon realised that all of my … Continue reading

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