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Interviewed for Literarysountrack…

May 20th, 2010

Are you the sort of person who reads books and enjoys finding songs or music that fit a particular character or story? Here’s great blog with like minded people waiting for you! They’ve interviewed me for the latest post. (I know both sisters. They’re book’o’holics as well as great writers.) If you’re curious to know how I use music when I write or what songs other people think of when they read various books have a look!

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Beauty and the Beast circa 1757…

May 19th, 2010

I love fairy tales. If you’ve read several of my books that probably doesn’t surprise you. Elements of fairy tales sneak into my stories even when I’m not looking. There’s something special about fairy tales; the stories seem to breathe in between sentences giving each listener enough room to find the story they need. Most of the basic tales are ancient and probably stretch back into the mists of unrecorded time. I don’t know if my ancestors told their children Cinderella around the fireside five thousand years ago, but I wouldn’t be surprised if they did. Read more…

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Blue skies ahead…

May 17th, 2010

I think my brain may have been borrowed and left somewhere to gather dust. It didn’t occur to me that updating a post wouldn’t update the date. I then deleted the post. Come back brain!

My new website is up and running as of this last week and my stress level has fallen which is just as well as I ended up going to the doctors this morning as I’ve had a fever and some unpleasant pain over the weekend. I was right, I have an infection. The antibiotics ought to start working  and I’ll soon be more alive than death warmed over so I can write or at least lie in bed and daydream (a very important part of the writing process). Read more…

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