Monthly Archives: November 2011

Becoming a Writer

When is a writer, a writer? It’s easy to call oneself `a writer,’ many do and yet their work may rarely, if ever, be published. So should they not use the title? Even if the sum total of their work consists of letters to the editor, snippets of a story that’s floating around in their […]

My Favourite Authors

Like many writers, I love to read the genre I write in but I also enjoy other forms and particularly admire the crossover genre. I think my all-time favourite author in this field is Barbara Erskine. Her book, Lady of Hay, was given to me a few years ago by a friend who said it […]