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Bones, And Pins, And Parents

  It’s been a long old week at the House of Wright. To begin with, following my daughter’s Exciting Brush With Gravity,..

February 26, 2012

The December Book: Rules, Research, Babies

Until last week, and the start of the current chapter, work on the December Book was ticking along nicely. Halfway through said chapter, it..

March 23, 2011

The December Book: Interaction

One of the biggest problems I’m facing with writing a historical novel, set in a real place at a real time, is the difficulty of..

February 27, 2011

Research What You Think You Know

When you start getting interested enough in writing to look up advice on how to approach doing it ‘properly’, the first thing..

January 27, 2011

The December Book: Unexpected Quarters

It’s amazing, the things this novel gets hung up on.  The other day, it stalled because I didn’t know how a working labourer..

December 21, 2010

The December Book: Plot & Structure

Well, today didn’t mark the start of the writing, as I thought it might yesterday, but instead threw me back to the books for more..

December 7, 2010

The December Book: Beginnings

So, let’s get started, shall we?  As previously declared, I’m starting a new novel today, a hopefully quite literate horror..

December 6, 2010

Goodreads, Goa, Guy Fawkes…

A pleasant couple of days, both making headway on the current novel, and doing research for the December book.  The former is flowing..

November 3, 2010