Not really fishing, but yes, back later.
I was going to be very clever with this. I thought to use a 12-step framework to present the review. Geddit? I got to two steps and then stopped writing (but not reading, finished it like that [snaps fingers] and have been proselytising about it all over the city.) I've also decided this will not [...]
It's a convoluted title but it expresses, once you penetrate the layers to get to the exact meaning, something I've thought about before. I know a few writers and most of us would say that we can't 'not write' but there must be some who write for reasons other than not being able to not [...]
I'm still trying to work out how to drive this bloody wordpress. I've created a new page at the top for 'Reviews' and I want to have pages linked off that, for each review I write. Not so easy it seems but I shall prevail. Somehow. The last couple of days I've read two blog [...]
I've got so many things on the go, including a novella. Australian and NZ writers can submit their novella ms by 2 December this year to Seizure and be one of 4 winners. If nothing else, the writer submission page answers what a novella is (well for their purposes): 'a slim 20 - 50,000 words. [...]
While looking for pictures to use in the review section, I found this:Annotations on Hemingway's A Moveable Feast which contain page references, links to youtube clips, photos and extra quotations.It's quite simply extraordinary.I know Ernest Hemingway is passé and a lot of people bag him and/or his writing but if anyone wanted a taster, A [...]
Over the weekend I am going to begin carving out a space on this blog for reviewing. I'm quite excited about how to approach it. I know, I know. All talk and no action. Sorry about that but I've been writing. I'm working like crazy on my second thing, let's call it The Sugar Men. [...]