Writing Process Blog Tour

I have been invited by author Rebecca Bradley to answer some questions about my current writing as part of a writing process blog tour. You can read her answers on her blog. So here are my responses to the following questions: What are you currently working on? I am working on the ending of my second novel. … Continue reading Writing Process Blog Tour

Prague: A People, A City, A History

  Prague is a city close to my heart. I spent a few memorable months in a town closer to the Slovak border as a teenager teaching English. It was a bitterly cold winter of 1993, only months after the fall of communism and it was just as Czechoslovakia had become a new Czech Republic. … Continue reading Prague: A People, A City, A History

Interview with Strange Alliances

This is just a quick post to let you know that my interview with Elaine Aldred is over at her blog, Strange Alliances: F.C. Malby. Literally Engaged With Her Writing. We discuss my teaching experience in the Czech Republic just after the fall of communism, and various aspects of writing and publishing. Many thanks to Elaine … Continue reading Interview with Strange Alliances

Interview 1 – with Booker Prize Short List Author of Narcopolis – Jeet Thayil

I've been watching some interesting author interviews recently, so I decide to start a series of blog posts on interviews with different authors. There should be nuggets of wisdom for both readers and writers. Today, Stuart Evers interviews the Booker Prize Shortlist author of Narcopolis, Jeet Thayil, at the Faber offices. I love Faber books … Continue reading Interview 1 – with Booker Prize Short List Author of Narcopolis – Jeet Thayil