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Eddie Owens

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Hi,

If you are reading this then you have been at the very least mildly interested in one of my e-books, and want to know what kind of individual could create such diverse works.

Well, here goes. I'm a guy who grew up loving books and in middle age I finally thought I can write a book too.

How hard can it be? Right?

The answer is very hard but we'll come back to my creative writing masterclass at another time.

First of all, I wrote "Mandy". A inspirational story about a young woman who is given the chance to play football with the men, in an English premier league club.

After "Mandy", I tried writing for young adults and "Millie Hardiman and the Red Parrot Fever"was born.

Millie was inspired by the poem "Matilda" by Balzac. I used the line
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Author interview - Angry McMother talks to the author of - "Transfer from Alcatraz"

Hi,

While I'm waiting for the literati to ask for interviews, I’ve asked renowned blogstar, Angry McMother to do one of his famous blog interviews.

We all know, Angry McMother isn’t afraid to dig deep, but I’m not afraid.

Well maybe a bit.


Ok, here goes.


Q - Hi, thanks for being good enough to allow me an interview today. Why don't you start off by telling everyone a little bit about yourself.


Me -... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on February 07, 2020 03:47 Tags: action, alcatraz, angry-mcmother, annie-wilkes, author, crime, interview, stephen-king, thriller

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“She gave me the dog-eye and moved slightly back.

“Are you concerned about your weight, Fat Jimmy?”

I took a long drag on my cigarette.

“Not at all. My doctor says I’ve got another two stone to go before I’m morbidly obese.”

Fat Jimmy from "Fat Jimmy and the Blind Ballerina" due out Jan 2017”
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“Like all shrinks she was a deeply troubled person.

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“They don't want it."

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“She gave me the dog-eye and moved slightly back.

“Are you concerned about your weight, Fat Jimmy?”

I took a long drag on my cigarette.

“Not at all. My doctor says I’ve got another two stone to go before I’m morbidly obese.”

Fat Jimmy from "Fat Jimmy and the Blind Ballerina" due out Jan 2017”
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“Like all shrinks she was a deeply troubled person.

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“Just because you're paranoid doesn't mean they aren't after you.”
Joseph Heller, Catch-22

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Snow Thanks for the friend-vite! :)


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