The Tide Turns

Since my children became adults, my approach to parenting has been very much hands-off.  That might seem blindingly obvious, but there are parents out there who still “help” their children lead their lives well into their twenties and beyond. I’ve written before about...

Magnificent

As some of you will have gathered, I like going to the cinema.  If possible, I’ll go every week, though in my youth I’d go even more regularly than that. Because my partner and I don’t always share the same tastes in movies (or the same level of satisfaction from...

No Rules – Part Four

At last, we reach the grand finale.  Okay, that may be overstating things. The previous three posts (start here if you’ve missed them) addressed the key areas you might want to consider spending money on if you’re going to self-publish.  I know there can be other...

No Rules – Part Three

This is the third post in a series, so the introduction here is brief and probably won’t make loads of sense.  If you want to understand what prompted this outpouring and consider the choices to be made in relation to book covers, you may want to start here.  If you...

No Rules – Part Two

In my post titled No Rules, I explained that the lovely Sarah Brentyn had asked a question that basically put my brain into overdrive.  No Rules began the process of dumping the product of all that activity.  If you haven’t read that post, it would be prudent to do so...