Monthly Archives: April 2014

John Needham – The Independent Author Network

There is an excellent blog by Andy Richie on the subject of writers using obscure vocabulary at #TuesdayTakeover on the Autharium.com blogsite. via John Needham – The Independent Author Network. Advertisements

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Writing a weepy

How do you write a book containing weepy, emotional passages movingly, without descending into the mawkish or too-easily lachrymose or banal? Some writers, like Jojo Moyes, do it brilliantly, pitching the tone just right. I’ve no idea whether I do … Continue reading

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Book Review: Convergence by John Needham

Martin is a bachelor, a house renovator who has retired to a cottage in the beautiful South Shropshire Hills. His final project is a pair of stone cottages: one for himself and his springer spaniel to live in; the other … Continue reading

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