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Shhhhh! Writing. New book.

Shhhhh! Writing. New book.

Shhhhh! Writing. New book. Follow-up to Stories People Tell. Annie promoting local voices. Seventy-five chapters so far. Eighty thousand words. Coming soon. Read more on Author's Notes.

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Denouncing shocking poverty levels in the US

Denouncing shocking poverty levels in the US

A UN Human Rights Council report reveals the shocking level of poverty in the United States. In an interview on Democracy Now with Philip Alston, author of the report, it was mentioned that the US is the only country in the world where the overall life expectancy is decreasing. Read more on Worlds Apart.

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Writing a sequel to Stories People Tell

Writing a sequel to Stories People Tell

Of course, I couldn’t resist. I began a sequel to Stories People Tell. It starts in Waterloo Station, in the press of commuters under this clock where an unpleasant surprise is awaiting Annie and her girlfriend Kevin. Read more on Author's Notes.

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The art of letting a story write itself

The art of letting a story write itself

The writing of a novel brings together a wealth of experience and know-how combined with an ability to surrender to a story and let it lead you. Read more on Author's notes.

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Beyond difference, a fiery oneness

Beyond difference, a fiery oneness

What essential commonness, uniting one to all, lies beyond the differences that distinguish each from all others? ... Read more on  Author's notes.

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Coming out of the publisher’s closet

Coming out of the publisher’s closet

In Boy & Girl Peter discovers that dressing like a girl is not at all akin to being in a girl’s head. Writing the novel was a real joy. Publishing it was tedious. However, promoting it was much more of a headache. Till now... Read more on Author's Notes

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Stop the warmongering

Stop the warmongering

Bombs are never an answer to problems. No more than guns are. Repeatedly resorting to weapons as a solution to complex, conflictual situations is not a sign of strength or intelligence. It is an admission of weakness, of inability, of failure, of lack of imagination, even of insanity... Read more on Worlds Apart.

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Men Writers in Women's Shoes

Men Writers in Women’s Shoes

In response to the claims of a man on Twitter, a number of women insist male authors can’t create authentic female characters. But is their generalisation right?... Read more on Author's Notes.

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Tribute: young people show the way

Tribute: young people show the way

An extensive tribute to the young people of Parkland and others around the US with quotes and photos including the March for Our Lives... Read more on Worlds Apart.

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Gender transgression and the binary nature of a women’s day

Gender transgression and the binary nature of a women’s day

The fact that an International Women’s Day is eminently binary is troubling. It might just be words playing tricks on us, but it is worth exploring... There are very good grounds to celebrate and encourage those who push back the boundaries of what being a woman or girl means.... Read more on  Worlds Apart.