Daily Archives: February 1, 2016

The pros and cons of author promotion #amwriting

Two articles by the same author, both well worth a read…they polarised opinion when first published. The first was found via Wendy at  No Wasted Ink‘s weekly writing links: Please shut up: Why self-promotion as an author doesn’t work. The … Continue reading

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St Albans… ‘render unto Caesar’

Tuesday morning looked promising as we headed out early for St Albans. The beautiful sky soon clouded over, though, leaving us with a chill and persistent rain. We’d been meaning to visit the town for a long time, knowing that … Continue reading

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Notes from a small dog… a yo-yo holiday

So she finally seems to have decided whether she’s coming or going. ‘Bout time too, if you ask me! First she put all her bags in the hall…always a dodgy sign, that…’specially when my bag is with them. Then she … Continue reading

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River of the Sun, chapter 13 – The Binding Voices – Steve Tanham

Reblogged from Steve Tanham River of the Sun, chapter 13 – The Binding Voices “Kneel before the sacred third point!” Amkhren fell to his knees and, once again, faced the clear lake of tranquillity at the temple’s centre. But this time, … Continue reading

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Forget-me-not

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