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Sep.02.2009 - 12:31 pm
On my blog, leighrussell.blogspot.com, I write about my rollercoaster ride as a published author. My debut crime thriller CUT SHORT (2009) sold out three times in six months and...
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Comments from Leigh

Sep.13.2009 - 1:07 pm
In response to: Standards in writing
I always assumed that as teachers speak in their own voices they teach their pupils their own accent. Am I right to...
Sep.06.2009 - 3:49 pm
In response to: leighrussell.blogspot.com
Hi David Thank you for your interest and good luck with your new book! I'm sure you'll do well with your promotion....
Sep.03.2009 - 3:13 am
In response to: Watch out publishing industry, there's a radical revolution on your heels
Scott sounds very enterprising and I'm sure his book deserves to succeed. I'll be looking out for it. I spend a lot of...
Sep.03.2009 - 3:07 am
In response to: Standards in writing
Yes, Jessie, it's a general problem. Perhaps TV hasn't helped? Should the rules of written English be different from...
Sep.03.2009 - 3:06 am
In response to: Standards in writing
Yes, Lauralee, I agree. I know that some popular writers (and even some who are knew on the scene!) are under pressure...