Back Story – When should it be Front Story?

Hey there dear blog reader, how ya doin? All fine and tickety-boo? Good to hear it. I know I haven't been around much lately to bring you my usual brand of snarky comments and witticisms, but I have an excuse. I've been writing and editing my novel, The Range. The lure of Imaginationland is hard [...]

Meet my Dad – The Chief!

If I remember correctly there was an Action Man figure in my Dad's study, sat on a shelf, wearing nothing but his plastic underwear and one commando boot. If you pulled the string on the Action Man's back he would give commands like: "Prepare to repel invaders!" or "I'm going in!" I'm not sure how [...]