Archive for April, 2008

WINGS OF SORROW

Wednesday, April 30th, 2008 Posted in Books | Comments Off on WINGS OF SORROW

CHAPTER ONE - part one online preview Nineteen- year- old Jane Harvey’s mind was on the sea as she left the house of her uncle and aunt in Scholes Park Road, Scarborough, Yorkshire’s premiere coastal resort. Since coming to live with ...

What was the first piece you ever wrote and did it quickly lead anywhere?

Friday, April 25th, 2008 Posted in Books | Comments Off on What was the first piece you ever wrote and did it quickly lead anywhere?

The first piece I wrote was a potted biography of the captain of a local village cricket team for a local weekly newspaper. I was a keen cricketer playing for my village club. Looking for somethin to write about I ...

What made you want to be a writer?

Thursday, April 24th, 2008 Posted in Books | Comments Off on What made you want to be a writer?

This is a question I have been asked on many occasions. It is not easy to pin down any specific cause. I put it down to my parents though they would not realise what they were doing. You see, they ...

Whitby 1

Wednesday, April 23rd, 2008 Posted in Jessica Blair Country | 1 Comment »

It was through Whitby's whaling industry of 17th and 18th century that Jessica Blair was born. Though the territory of my novels expands beyond Whitby it remains at their heart and therefore at the heart of what I term 'Jessica ...