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Because I was born into a family of readers and writers and scholars and travelers, there's no mystery about how or why I found my profession. From a very early age I invented characters and composed scenes and stories in my head. At about 10 years old I first saw my own words printed--in the grammar school newsletter that I co-founded, typed, and published. Around the same time I decided to combine my theatrical and my writing ambitions, and adapted all my favourite youth novels into scripts.
Since then many, many more words have been published: novels, nonfiction articles on British history and travel and theatre, website content, book and film reviews, my M.A. thesis, advertising copy...and more.

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Talk, talk: The Interviews

 

The post-release publicity and promotion for The Myrtle Wand has resulted in lots of interviews--via podcast, on blogs, and in print. 

My dog Dot provides support as I prepare to record a podcast interview


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Paris Underground Radio: Storytime in Paris podcast interview


The Read Local podcast interview


Historical Novel Society interview


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