Happy New Year

Happy new year, everyone. Here’s hoping that 2014 is your best one yet.

Happy Hols

Wishing you all a very lovely time over the holidays. I think I’ll be spending a lot of tomorrow not doing much (other than nibbling on the odd mince pie and, of course, watching Doctor Who!).   Have fun!

Best of The Year

So, the holidays are nearly upon us (and I’ve still not written any cards). That’s good. It means I get a day or two off. And that it’s nearly Doctor Who time again. ItĀ also means that it’s nearly 2014. A whole new year. So I reckon it’s time to take a look back at this […]

Books By People I’ve Taught

Here are a couple of books by people I’ve taught, in case you fancy something a little different to get stuck into over the hols. First up is Mining Memories. It’s been available as a paperback for a little while now (and was runner-up in the Lakeland Book of The Year in its category) but, […]

Things and Change

It’s been a pretty full on few weeks here at Perring Towers. Mostly, those weeks have been filled with editing and course things, but I’ve also found time to read a little (Aimee Bender’s The Color Master is every bit as wonderful as I’d expected it to be, and contains the best short story I’ve […]