Are you there, Paula? ‘Spirit of Technology.’

I thought I had something scheduled for this week, but when it didn’t appear I realised the recent connection problems had disturbed my usual routine, so had to dig something out of the archives. Apologies if it’s later than usual but I was attending a wedding in Bali, and thought the delay in the start …

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Writer’s block – The blank page

As a writer I’m often asked how to overcome writer’s block. You sit down full of enthusiasm and a blank screen stares back at you, daring your fingers to touch the keyboard, or your pen to destroy the pristine surface of a blank sheet of paper. Fortunately, this is something I’ve never found a problem; …

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Characters and Q & As

As a change from my usual short stories, I thought it might be interesting to do something slightly different this week. Many authors are introverts, preferring to sit tapping at a keyboard instead of shouting ‘Buy my book.’ Fortunately, book bloggers are supportive in helping to spread the word, and one way of doing this …

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