Writers’ Forum – January 2012

Have you just read Paula Williams’ regular The Writers’ Idea Store column in the January 2012 issue of Writers’ Forum magazine? Do you want to know more about my next book, …

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The Wrong Number

When Lisa Edwards’ telephone number appeared on Ricky Butcher’s mobile phone in an episode of the BBC’s popular Eastenders soap opera last year, she soon discovered what happens when a …

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Ganging Up

For those of us who are not offered the support of the publisher’s entire publicity department to promote our latest book, sitting alone in a local bookshop, trying to sell …

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Find The Time To Write

If you were given an extra two hours a week, what would you do with them? Diane Perry decided to use hers for writing and has not looked back. Janet …

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Fashion For The Dog Walk

The one thing I admire about dogs is the way that they are always ready to go. Go anywhere. At any time, any place anywhere. All we have to do …

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As Easy As ABC …

“We didn’t meet ‘in the flesh’ until the day we met our publisher,” says Maureen Vincent-Northam, co-author of The ABC Checklist for New Writers. Before this meeting, both Maureen and …

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A Country House At Sea

The Royal Yacht Britannia’s final tour of duty took place in June 1997 for the handover of Hong Kong to China. She had served the nation and the Royal Family …

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