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Latest articles in Writing Magazine (February)

 My latest contributions to Writing Magazine February edition are: Beginners – ‘Broad Strokes‘ – dealing with the…

New articles in December’s Writing Magazine

 Next month’s edition of Writing Magazine includes my regular Beginners page and my alternate-monthly New Author profile.…

Latest Articles Writing Magazine

 October has brought my latest ‘Beginners’ piece, ‘About Time – Story Time’ – aka ‘If you…

When is the best time to start writing?

Writing Magazine have kindly asked me to do a short video on the best time to start writing. …

Catch-up time!

For some reason known only to the gods of the internet, I appear to have lost…

Why I wrote this.

After writing a series of five crime novels set in London the Riley Gavin/Frank Palmer series),…

Book review – THE HUNTER – Andrew Reid

A debut thriller is always of interest, and this one – ‘The Hunter’ by Andrew Reid…

Latest article in Writing Magazine

January’s edition of Writing Magazine includes my latest ‘Beginners’ article – ‘Size Doesn’t Matter’. Now before you…

My new articles in Writing Magazine

Early details of  October’s edition of Writing Magazine include my latest ‘Beginners’ piece, ‘Just Jump’. Not…

My review of ‘All the Hidden Truths’

If you’re looking for a stunning read with a very timely topic (school shootings), then ‘All…

New Beginners articles in Writing Magazine

Storytelling 101 Either August was late or September is early. I blame the gloriously hot summer. Either…

New article in Writing Magazine

July’s edition of Writing Magazine came out with my usual ‘Beginners’ page, this one called ‘Hooked…

Writing for Beginners (41)

Writing humour There’s a view among some aspiring writers that the only thing you have to…

Latest articles in Writing Magazine

Beginners: Beware the Jibber-Jabber My latest article in the June issue of Writing Magazine deals with…