Month: November 2011

No news is…

No news.Still early days yet and I know from previous experience that waiting to hear about manuscript submissions is a long drawn-out business, but it would be nice to get some encouragement. Hopefully my trusty ‘lapdancer’ will be ready for…

Looking for a hero.

One of the questions I ask myself is ‘what do I write about after I’ve finished the current book?’ Right now, that might not seem to be an issue, Emma the Agent is actively seeking a publisher for the first…

It’s snow joke

Snow in Fiji? Oh OK, it’s GRP dust! Below the new keel Just one minor problem, it won’t quite slide underneath the keel. This is because on the other (Port) hull, more of the hull was torn away when that…

Interesting or worrying?

Having written about writers block, there now appears an ad for a computer programme to ‘unblock’ the block. The Internet may be a wonderful thing but THEY are watching you!Anyway, the block has unblocked itself. I’ve now finished editing/ reviewing/…

Some Pictures

As promised, a couple of shots of ‘John the GRP’ hard at it, grinding away. Now, this may be the way my mind works, but I can see the association, can you? Right, enough of this tomfoolery, back to the…

The Cure

For writers’ block ( or sheer idleness, come to that) is obviously to write about it. I’ve now, since we last ‘spoke’, revised/ proof- read the first four chapters of Eliezer 2, and had a couple of new ideas for…

Writer’s block or sheer idleness?

So having sent Augustus on his way to Emma the Agent, I thought that I’d crack on with Eliezer 2. Well, that’s what I thought, but nothing has happened! I don’t have the excuse that I’m working hard on the…

As I was saying

Did I say 'Augustus' would be finished sometime this week? I'm sorry, Ilied to you ( shame, shame!) , I finished it this afternoon and sent it onits merry way. Emma the Agent has acknowledged receipt and apparentlyEliezer is doing…