Blog 99 09/07/2020 A LITERARY WORLD: An Interview with Pauline Barclay

A LITERARY WORLD An Interview with Pauline Barclay In my last blog, I mentioned that over the next few weeks, I will be presenting a series of guest interviews with a few writers, not only because they are accomplished award-winning authors in their own right, but because they have tirelessly given so much of themselves […]

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Blog 98 13/06/2020 A LITERARY WORLD: An Interview with Helen Hollick

A LITERARY WORLD An Interview with Helen Hollick Over the next few weeks, I will be presenting a series of guest interviews with people who many of my readers and writer friends will know, not only because they are accomplished award-winning authors in their own right, but because they have tirelessly given so much of […]

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Blog 97 21/05/2020 A LITERARY WORLD: An Interview with JJ Toner

Blog 97 21/05/2020 A LITERARY WORLD An Interview with JJ Toner My guest today is JJ Toner, an author I’ve known for a few years now as we both share a passion for writing about WWII. JJ is a man with a fascinating background. He lives in Wicklow, south of Dublin, and for 35 years, […]

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Blog 96 10/05/2020 In the footsteps of “The Poseidon Network”

Backstory: In the footsteps of “The Poseidon Network” Sometimes they say “It’s not about the destination; it’s about the journey.” When it comes to writing – and especially historical fiction – for me, much of that is true. Each time you start out, you are stepping into your character’s shoes, exploring their lives, their loves […]

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Blog 95 30/04/2020 A LITERARY WORLD: An Interview with Angela Petch

A LITERARY WORLD An Interview with Angela Petch My guest today is someone I have followed for a while, not only because she writes such great WWII novels, but also because she spends much of her time in one of my all-time favourite places – Tuscany. Like many of us who write WWII books, the […]

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