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More on Titles

This is interesting. One of my blog readers, Linda Bromyard, is a school librarian, and she tried out the list of titles from my previous blog with some of her students aged 12-14. Bearing in mind the age of the participants – so definitely not that of the intended audience... read more

What’s in a Title?

How important do you think a title is when you’re choosing a new novel? I don’t mean when you know you want to read a novel by Blah Blah by Whatshername. But if you’re browsing in a bookshop, the library, or online, would a title be enough to encourage to... read more

A Brand New Year

My poor virus-addled brain is stuffed with thoughts – reflections on the year behind us, goals for the year ahead, my novel which I’ve just started rereading. But I don’t think I’m up to writing about those today. So first, a photo of December 2014′s new moon to represent the... read more