Writers Chat 32: Tara Masih on “The Bitter Kind” (Cervena Barva Press: Massachusetts, 2020)

Tara, You’re very welcome to Writers Chat where we’re talking about The Bitter Kind, a flash novelette filled with emotion, sensual and sensory writing. I was sorry it was so short; I really wanted more! In the future we may talk about collaboration – and there are other reviews which focus on this – but … Continue reading Writers Chat 32: Tara Masih on “The Bitter Kind” (Cervena Barva Press: Massachusetts, 2020)

Writers Read: The Joy of Re-Reading

This is the week when there are so many "best of" lists that it feels like too much  pressure to finish the already large to be read pile before engaging with these lists and adding even more to your to be read pile. So I have decided to revisit books that have given me joy … Continue reading Writers Read: The Joy of Re-Reading

Writers Chat 5: Patrick Chapman on his debut novel “So Long, Napoleon Solo” (BlazeVOX Books: NY, 2017)

Writer Patrick Chapman talks to me about writing, characterisation, titles, authorial intention and the role of place, era and music in novel writing...