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Character name conundrums

“A rose by any other name would smell as sweet…“ Yes, Mr Shakespeare, but would we be quite so enamoured by Romeo if he was called Rubbish-Dump? I have a love-hate relationship with naming my characters. I run through a list of names I like, or I...

What goes around…

“There is no such thing as a new idea. It is impossible. We simply take a lot of old ideas and put them into a sort of mental kaleidoscope. We give them a turn and they make new and curious combinations. We keep on turning and making new combinations...

(Un)suitable for children?

I’m an adult (or so the world tells me; my family tell me I’m a big kid, and I’m inclined to agree). Growing up, I thought nothing of reading Raymond E. Feist’s “Magician” (which was in the adult section of the book shop), or the...

Racing the Dark

In a world ruled by vampires, sixteen-year-old Amanda risks her life to try to locate the one person who may hold the key to defeating them – the mythical Descendant.

Casey and the Hereafter

After numerous lifetimes, fourteen-year-old Casey Simmons has finally earned the right to go to the Hereafter, which would be great if she didn’t have the whole of this life ahead of her. Or she stood the tiniest chance of being able to refuse the gift.

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