I can understand perfectly why many excellent writers find this terribly frustrating. Their work, which is every bit as good as anything created by a celebrity author, may never get noticed—or even published—whereas if they were famous, well, it would likely be a very different story.
A short cosy story with a happy end… Imogen went to open the dishwasher to put her empty cereal bowl in, then remembered she didn’t have a dishwasher anymore. The six-bedroom house she’d lived in, and loved, for the last twenty years during her marriage to George had all the modcons. But since hisContinue reading “Just Imogen”
Here’s the opening of a crime novel. Or it could be a short story in its own right. I wrote it for a competition, but it didn’t win, so rather than waste it I thought I’d share it here. Just a warning – it’s a wee bit sweary, so if you don’t like bad words,Continue reading “New Novel Beginning”