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Target Audience

One of the things a writer should identify when starting to write a novel is their target audience. When I wrote A Charming Bequest, in my mind I generated a vision of my reader, who was a lady, probably 40+ … Continue reading

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Striving for perfection

Let’s imagine a scenario: I have a completed MS, edited to the best of my ability following advice I have researched: ‘Show don’t tell!’ ‘Just write the damned thing!’ ‘No passive sentences’ … ‘cut adverbs’ … ‘find your own voice’… … Continue reading

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West Country Writers Association

I’m a member of the West Country Writers’ Association whose central purpose is to foster, by the interchange of ideas, the love of literature in the West Country – the West Country of England, that is. The main event for … Continue reading

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