Don’t look up everyone as the passenger on the magic carpet today is Seumas Gallacher and he might be wearing a kilt. Cameron! Eyes down please! Here you are, Big Man! How lovely to see you. You’ll feel the cold here coming from your warmer climes. Come on into the kitchen and sit by the … More The Independent Mr. Gallacher.
T E Taylor | BLOG. Iamo wangled himself a visit to Tim’s Blog and they seemed to get on very well indeed. Thanks, Tim Taylor, for the invitation.
My friend and fellow old-timer with Crooked Cat is finally back for a visit so we decided that my favourite ginger beer and carrot cake would be ideal. Welcome Tim! How lovely to see you again. Lovely to see you too, Ailsa, and thanks for inviting me! I haven’t had ginger beer in ages! It’s … More The Revolutionary Tim Taylor
No, not that one. My guest today is Mike Williams PhD (doctor of philosophy – geddit?) who is a dear friend and valued teacher. He showed me the shaman’s path through his writing which is how we got to know each other and I can honestly say that he changed my spiritual life. Hail, Druid! … More I love The Doctor!
Today I welcome another new writer with lovely Crooked Cat who publish me too. Coming in on the magic carpet is Margaret K Johnson… Cameron! Glasses please! Welcome, Margaret… Now, I know you like a nice glass of chilled white wine and a bowl of olives so while Cam puts on his pinny and goes … More Margaret K Johnson – women’s fiction
Welcome back. Still chatting to Olga. Finally, your own work! Tell us all about your writing. Thanks Ailsa. I’ve been writing since I was quite young, although, thankfully, most of it has been lost in the darkness of time. The first novel I published, called ‘The Man Who Never Was’ is a story about Jesús, … More ¡Hola, Olga! 2
Utterly delighted to welcome a newcomer to the Bingergread Cottage today. My pal Laura Huntley is releasing a new book with Crooked Cat – so we are now stable-mates as well as friends! Come on in, help yourself to tea or coffee – there are cold drinks in the fridge, and move Lily off the … More Black Eyed Boy
Broad Thoughts From A Home: Hail Captain Morrigan, Countess of Berwick – a guest post featuring Ailsa Abraham.
Welcome back. So, here is a fresh pot of tea. Do you go over to the UK to do book-signings or promotional tours, Vanessa? VC : I haven’t yet. It’s not easy to arrange that sort of thing from a distance, especially when you are doing it all yourself. I’d be keen to get tips … More A WEEKEND WITH VANESSA COUCHMAN (Part 2)
My guest today is another author who is a full-time resident in France although not a close neighbour. We thought it would be interesting to compare notes on our experiences of writing in one language while living in a different country. Vanessa, welcome to the Bingergread Cottage. Help yourself to tea or coffee and there … More A WEEKEND WITH VANESSA COUCHMAN (Part 1)