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Time to Shine: A mystery. A marriage mender. And a Mary Berry style Bake Off.

My latest book (see banner above) is due out any day soon - just in time to buy as a Christmas present!  All net receipts are for charity: Cumcaritas Books.  #TimetoShine 

A Painful Post Mortem  DOWNLOAD FOR KINDLE NOW. ONLY £1.94 ($2.99)

Meet the Author

Watch out also for my article Meet The Author, commissioned by The Reader magazine; and an interview I gave for journalist Jeremy Craddock in the next edition of Devon Life.

Inspirational Ideas about Launching, Marketing and Promoting a Book

As Chairman of a national writers' association, I've had the privilege of meeting with some notable authors, publishers and speakers.  This year it was Author and broadcaster,Sheridan Voysey, with whom I shared a platform.  LINK COMING SOON.  
Last year it was Tom Wright whom I interviewed.  Also known as N T Wright, he is the author of more than thirty books, some of them scholarly, some of a more popular ilk. When did he start writing, I asked him?  Where does he write?  How does he get his ideas.  TO HEAR HIS ANSWERS, CLICK THE BUTTON ON THE RIGHT.

RESOURCES FOR AUTHORS; FOR BOOK CLUB LEADERS & READERS; OR FOR RELATIONSHIPS & LIFESTYLE.

Scroll down to access numerous articles on all the above categories, including articles on Public Speaking in the Marketing section of Writing & Publishing A Book 


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An Interview with Tom Wright

I had the pleasure of interviewing Tom Wright at the CRT Retreat. Have a listen!

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When Fay Sampson, an author I’ve known and admired for many years, asked me to take part in a blog tour, naturally I was delighted to accept. When I heard that Donna Fletcher Crow - another author whose work I love to read - had participated -  that clinched it.  Both have... Read More
FAITH IN THE FOG: by Jeff Lucas NB: Page numbers below relate to Kindle pages
Click here for Discussion Summary of Faith in the Fog   1. Time Trapped. 31-46 ·        Do we wish we could go back in time as the disciples went back to Galilee to fish? If so why? Isn’t our past shame washed... Read More

Resources for Authors

Learn how to be an author or writer
» Article Writing & Blogging:
Brand, Content, Keywords, Niche
» Creative Writing:
Characterisation, POV, Novel Structure, Seven Plots
» Writing & Publishing A Book
Editing, Manuscript Formatting, Marketing, Submission, Public Speaking