There’s no denying I have pondered the question of a nom de plume – although that was before I actually started writing a book. It’s such hard work that I know now I’d want my own name attached to it, if I ever finish it. There are, of course, all sorts of reasons why people … Continue reading What’s In A Name? Q&A With Writer Polly Heron (Aka Susanna Bavin).
Shari Low is a writer who ticks all the boxes for me - as you will know if you've read any of my reviews of her books (I used the word 'perfection' to describe one). Her tangled plot lines, authentic characters and wonderful writing style, which is always bursting with heart, has made her a number one … Continue reading A Look Behind The Book With Shari Low.
Motorsport is often seen as a glamorous, competitive, high octane world but what's it like behind the scenes? One person in the know is Jess Shanahan who not only works in the industry but has written a new book, Get Paid To Race, to help others hoping to succeed in the sport. I interviewed Jess … Continue reading A Look Behind The Book With Jess Shanahan.
Copywriter (noun): A person who writes the text of advertisements or publicity material. Oxford English Dictionary. While this definition is correct, I can't help but feel it doesn't do justice to the skill and talent involved in writing that 'text', which not only informs but often has to sell too. One man who knows just … Continue reading A Look Behind The Book With Tom Albrighton.