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Mar.18.2009
Well, the virtual tour of my story collection, Balancing on the Edge of the World, finally comes to an end today on the blog of Tania Hershman, whose...
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Mar.23.2009
Pitcher My book tour is over, but you can still visit it  here.
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Mar.26.2009
I've been talking a lot recently - on my virtual book tour, at the Huddersfield Festival and in the forthcoming Salt book on how to write short...
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Apr.08.2009
It is my great pleasure today to host Sue Guiney on her tour with her impressive novel, Tangled Roots. Tangled Roots is a book which makes...
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Apr.10.2009
I dunno, however long you go on in this business you never stop being thrilled when someone likes your books. Today Jamieson Wolf wrote a lovely...
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Apr.10.2009
Had a very nice evening on Thursday: I went to the Manchester launch of John Siddique's poetry collection, Recital: An Almanac, and Mark Illis's...
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Apr.20.2009
I'm sure I'm not the only writer to have a bit of a split personality when it comes to the business of promotion, which increasingly nowadays it...
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Apr.24.2009
Dear Everybody Reading this Blog, I was so moved and inspired by Michael Kimball's novel Dear Everybody that I didn't want to write the regular,...
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Apr.30.2009
This is a picture of Nkhata Bay in Malawi, and from today I feel a strange and lovely connection with it, as I have just heard from Eco-Libris...
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May.06.2009
Today I'm delighted to be hosting John Baker's latest stop on the virtual tour of his new novel 'Winged with Death.' This is a gripping novel,...
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Nov.08.2009
Nope, haven't forgotten about RedRoom-land.  Just busy busy busy, and something has to give.  That something has to be computer time, because I'm...
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Mar.13.2009
I have several recipes that I'll make when I know the writing is gonna get hot & heavy, and I double the recipe so I'll have plenty to freeze....
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Mar.31.2010
A poem in two parts: Mousy Blonde My cat drags a movie star onto my feet while I'm sleeping. Under the covers, on top of my feet! The movie star is...
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Oct.30.2010
Hotel #7 Are you high? you whispered. The pillows hummed like sweet pools of lit amethysts, the sheets as smooth as a girl's long, long back. You...
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Jun.13.2009
I'm happy that my television is now completely not working. I have a 4 year-old TV/DVD player.  Six months ago I duly sent away for two convertor...
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Jun.07.2009
Is It All About Willingness? I ended up watching a PBS special yesterday with Wayne Dyer. Now I had followed him for years, then one day decided he...
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Jul.09.2010
... Back to the blurry line between fiction and nonfiction. I enjoyed the comments I received from searchers for truth after posting the first part...
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May.17.2009
Hans suggested this book, which we all very much liked, after a German friend had recommended it to him: we hadn't heard of it, but in fact it's a...
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May.14.2009
On Midge's blog: http://www.midgeraymond.com/blog/?p=594
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May.25.2012
  There are so many good books on writing, it’s hard to pick just a few to suggest, but here are three that I feel should be on most writers’ to...
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