Vocab development

I was pleased to see I’m not the only one discovering new terms. Here is the selection for this month: Let me know if you’ve used these terms in your novel or short stories…...


TSL authors support charities

In addition to TSL books which carry a donation to a charity, some of our authors hold events to fundraise for causes close to their hearts. Robbie Cheadle supports Gift of Sight in South...



I do 4 rounds of edits between writing, spelling & punctuation, plot revisions, pacing & polishing, and line edits.#amwriting ..Keep Writing — Writing & Editing (@WrtrStat) 14 January 2017 Half my life is...


Reading and writing

#Writing comes from #reading, and reading is the finest teacher of how to write.- Annie Proulx #reader #writer #quote — TheWritingReader (@WritingReader) 16 January 2017 I am all the writers I have read, all...


Fact and Fiction

There might be something in this, but I still prefer non-fiction reading to fiction. “There is no one way to anything.” Achebe on plurality and how storytellers help us survive history’s rough patches


Dunn and Dusted – Keith Howard

Dunn and Dusted by Keith Howard is a wonderful step back in time to the era of the gentlemen’s outfitters written by a gentleman who worked for Dunn and Company for its last fifty...


Sir Chocolate moments

Sir Chocolate is a very busy man. This post highlights some of his activities. His published adventures:Sir Chocolate and the Strawberry Cream BerriesSir Chocolate and the Baby Cookie MonsterSir Chocolate and the Sugar Dough...