Monthly Archives: November 2011
blog 27: In which I tell a tale of J. D. Salinger, the Sad-Eyed Lady of the Lowlands, unrequited love and the redemptive power of stories.
“Seymour once said that all we do our whole lives is go from one little piece of Holy Ground to the next. Is he never wrong?” (Seymour: an Introduction, JD Salinger) I guess everyone has an ‘unrequited love’ story buried … Continue reading
In my writing career I have been blessed with many lovely reviews of my books for which I am eternally grateful. But like any author I have also received some absolute shockers. Eg: “Stupid. Pathetic. Plotless. Stupid. Pathetic. Plotless. Stupid. … Continue reading