Writing

Where did Rosa Czekov come from?

I’m often asked where the ideas for my stories come from and as I have said before there are all sorts of triggers for me, images, snatches of conversation, news items, people at a party… It’s difficult to remember exactly where ‘The Stalking of Rosa Czekov’ came from… certainly I had wanted to write a story about stalkers […]

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Putting your readers on the right train….

Having arrived at the right station for catching the train through your story to your destination, the end, it is important to know who your travelling companions are. Characters The reader relies on the writer to give them information about the characters. Names are important; think how old a person is as names often relate to age, an old […]

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