Raymond Chandler’s Response To An Overzealous Editor

“…when I split an infinitive, God damn it, I split it so it will stay split.” 6005 Camino de la Costa La, Jolla, California Jan. 18th, 1947 Dear Mr. Weeks: I’m afraid you’ve thrown me for a loss. I thought “Juju Worship in Hollywood” was…
P.D. James On Writing

P.D. James On Writing

PD James was best known for her Adam Dalgliesh mysteries, her dystopian novel, The Children of Men, and most recently her sequel to Pride & Prejudice, Death Comes to Pemberley. P.D. James On Writing Increase your word power. Words are the raw material of our…
The Writers Write Interview With Lesley Pearse

The Writers Write Interview – Lesley Pearse 2012

Writers Write creates writing resources and shares writing tips. In this post, we share our interview with Lesley Pearse.  The Writers Write Interview With Lesley Pearse The Author? Lesley Pearse Birthday? 24 February 1945 The Venue? The Marion on Nicol The Date? 15th March 2012…
Interview With Andrew Gross

The Writers Write Interview – Andrew Gross

Writers Write creates writing resources and shares writing tips. In this post, we share our interview with Andrew Gross. The Writers Write Interview With Andrew Gross Andrew Gross is the author of New York Times and international bestselling thrillers. He is also coauthor of five…

The Writers Write Interview: Justin Bonello

The Author? Justin Bonello Birthday? 21 June The Venue? Little Tuscany, Bryanston, Johannesburg The Book? Justin Bonello Cooks...for Friends The Interviewer? Ulrike Hill Essentially If love were a colour, what colour would it be?  Yellow What is the colour of anger?  Red What is the colour of money? …

The 20 Best Bookish Gifts 2011

Are you looking for fabulous present for the beloved writer or reader in your life? Enjoy this selection of intriguing gifts, with some interesting price tags attached. 1.    Exclusive Literary Clutch Bags from €950 2.    Library Books Mug 3.    Leather book covers for Mac 4.   …

The Writers Write Interview – James Hendry

Essentially: James Hendry Birthday? 23 October 1976 The Book?A Year in the Wild (Macmillan) The Venues? Leighwood Lodge, Parktown, Johannesburg and Thrupps Centre, Illovo The Date? 7 October 2011 and 20 June 2012 The Interviewer? Amanda Patterson Questions and answers If love were a colour, what colour would it…