Month: February 2013

Literary Birthday – 28 February – Marcel Pagnol

Marcel Pagnol was born 28 February 1895, and died 18 April 1974 Seven Quotes Such is the life of a man. Moments of joy, obliterated by unforgettable sorrow. You reach the universal dimension by staying at home. The reason people find it so hard to be…

Ideas For Creating Characters – Soul Types

If you're looking for character types for your stories, you may find these 'soul types' to be a useful resource. You will also enjoy: 12 Common Character Archetypes & How Writers Can Use Them Soul Types: The Seven Roles in Essence The names reflect the natural…

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Daniel Handler

Literary Birthday – 28 February – Daniel Handler

Happy Birthday, Daniel Handler / Lemony Snicket, born 28 February 1970 Daniel Handler Quotes I was researching my first novel … and I was on the phone with a right-wing religious organization. I wanted them to mail me material that I could use in my research,…

Book Review – Private Berlin

by James Patterson and Mark Sullivan (Century) ISBN: 9781780890180 Mathilde ‘Mattie’ Engel, a private investigator at a prestigious international agency in Berlin, is a single mother dedicated to her career. When her fiancé Chris goes missing, she is thrown into a harrowing mystery that will…
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