A January Post

I started writing this post one evening when I was sitting at my kitchen table looking out at the darkness. Sheets of rain were bursting in from the sea and crashing against my window. I wondered whether the rain here is salty, so close to the ocean, but I've never tasted it so I can't … Continue reading A January Post

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David Abram: I still don’t know what to think.

Years ago I came across David Abram's book 'The Spell of the Sensuous' and was intrigued and thrilled by his visionary approach to the natural world. In Technobiophilia: Nature and Cyberspace, I had to include his wonderful description of a brief eye contact with a condor, flying above him at the top of a mountain, … Continue reading David Abram: I still don’t know what to think.

How I’m writing my 3rd novel – pencil, watercolours, and oils.

This is the first in an occasional series tracking my thoughts as I write my next novel. Expect ideas, speculation, research, and thoughts about the process itself.  Sometimes I will ask you questions to help with my research.  Please help if you can.