The Consantabulary Call – An Alternative Christmas Story

"Ho! Ho! Ho!" the menacing voice growled again, each Ho! punctuated with a forceful bang against my door. My mind raced. I mentally ran through my checklist. My tree was up, a regulation six-footer, and had been decorated in sanctioned golds, reds and silvers well before the December 12th deadline. I had sent cards to colleagues I … Continue reading The Consantabulary Call – An Alternative Christmas Story

Writing focus – Single project or Occasional Diversion?

I haven't posted for a couple of weeks and that's because I've been making pretty solid progress on my second book (still no title.) So why am I writing a blog post now? Has book 2 has come grinding to a halt? Well, to quote the great philosopher of our time, Reverend Lovejoy. "Short answer, yes … Continue reading Writing focus – Single project or Occasional Diversion?