Tag Archives: NaNoWriMo

Learning is a life-time experience

I’m currently in the middle of an Access to Higher Education course run by the University of Kent and am studying this at the Brompton Academy in Gillingham and The Medway Campus of Kent University in the old Royal Naval … Continue reading

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Give me a feather and I’ll fly

A new anthology soon to be published
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Where do inspirations for books come from?

It is several years since the publication of my debut novel Lighter Than Air, but I am still asked about my motivation in writing a story about giant airships. The writing began back in the year 2000, culminating in its … Continue reading

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Back to school – but such fun!

University-of-Kent-central-campus-Canterbury-tripadvisor-co-uk.jpg I have just had the pleasure of attending a 2 day Summer School at the University of Kent on the main campus at Canterbury. My chosen topic, naturally enough, was Creative Writing. This was a wonderful opportunity for anyone – any age … Continue reading

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The Treasure of Fathers (and Mothers)

My Father died in 1989 and my most vivid memory of him is from the 1950s. He had  just completed 22 years service in the Royal Marines and he spent some of his new found leisure time writing a crime novel. No … Continue reading

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Want to be in print?

It’s a bit of a cliché, but it is said everyone has at least one book in them. I believe this is true. Everyone has a story to tell but not everyone wants that story to be public. That’s why, … Continue reading

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Do you do NaNo?

The writers’ community just keeps on growing. And is it any wonder? Just about every human being born, from 2 to 102, has a story to tell. But it has taken until the digital age for this volcano of human … Continue reading

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