Monthly Archives: May 2013

Digging my way through draft 3

I’ve had a busy couple of weeks recently on the novel. About a month ago, I hit a bit of a landmark when I put all my chapters, which were in individual files on my laptop, into one file and … Continue reading

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Prison Posts

I’ve pulled together some articles I’ve written over the last couple of months on prisons/penal reform for those of you who might be interested. Today, I wrote about ground-breaking research which showed that almost a quarter of new committals at St … Continue reading

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Red Ribbons

Red Ribbons may be about the hunt for a serial killer, but for me, what really stands out from this brilliant debut novel by Louise Phillips is Ellie, Ellie Brady. Although not introduced until the fourth chapter (fifth if you … Continue reading

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