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Aug.10.2009 - 6:56 am
Today I reached the halfway point in what will hopefully be the final(ish) edit of my first novel.  I've promised my agent that I'll have the manuscript in a shipable shape by...
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Jul.20.2009 - 12:53 pm
So the work has begun on getting the novel ready for my agent to submit to publishers.  It's a very different experience writing fiction knowing that someone other than the...
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Jun.15.2009 - 1:14 pm
I'm still reeling after the last couple of weeks.  I've had a run of very heavy trials recently and suddenly realised I hadn't stopped until Christmas.  May is always a busy month...
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May.07.2009 - 11:16 am
I've been pretty busy over the past few weeks with the day job.  There have been a run of big murder trials on the Dublin's Four Courts and I've been covering them busily for the...
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Comments from Abigail

Aug.10.2009 - 6:39 am
In response to: I'd love to be a writer
Thanks for the laugh. Painfully accurate. I've lost count of the number of times I've had similar conversations!
May.06.2009 - 2:53 pm
In response to: Social Networking
Sorry I haven't been around for so long but I've been fascinated to read everyone's responses to this. Personally I...
Mar.19.2009 - 11:15 am
In response to: A Welcome Break in the Sun
That's the thing about this trial.  It's the ultimate nightmare.  You're told time and again growing up not to walk...
Mar.11.2009 - 1:46 pm
In response to: Back to Court
Thanks Mary,  It's definitely proving a hard trial to follow. As every day goes by it seems even more random and...