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In Which Lou Finds Focus (or ‘How To Transition Between Scenes’)

An editor from Pantera Press recently read the first 20 pages of my manuscript and said ‘your writing is clear, the story is quirky, and I’m intrigued. Please send me your manuscript’. Wow! I’m thrilled! More to the point, I’m ready to submit cos I’m finished writing it! Almost… Just need to tidy the plot… Continue reading In Which Lou Finds Focus (or ‘How To Transition Between Scenes’)

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Review: Flash for Freedom (Flashman Papers #3)

Flash for Freedom by George MacDonald Fraser My rating: 5 of 5 stars This, the third in the series, is outstanding! Although fictional, it contains so many elements of truth, and, being written before political correctness became commonplace, is surely a valuable resource on attitudes during the Slave Trade era. But first, be warned: it… Continue reading Review: Flash for Freedom (Flashman Papers #3)