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I’m At The Alliterative Allomorph Today

Today I’m over at Jessica Bell’s blog, The Alliterative Allomorph, asking the question Is My Setting Authentic? It took me a long time after I moved to Northern Ireland more than two decades ago to feel comfortable writing about my … Continue reading

Posted in October 2013 | Tagged , , , , | Leave a comment

How Important Is Place To A Story?

Are you drawn to a book partly by where it’s set? I am sometimes. My novel, Hitler and Mars Bars, and my short story collection, Dancing Shadows, Tramping Hooves, are both set not far from where I live in Ireland. … Continue reading

Posted in July 2013 | Tagged , , , , , , | Leave a comment