Author, Author!

Daily Prompt: Ghostwriter

If you could have any author –living or dead – write your biography, who would you choose?

Oooh, that’s a tough one.

Either Margaret Atwood – she is my favourite author and if she wrote my bio, I might get to meet her.

Or Alan Bennett, because he is simply marvellous. Also because he has the ability to render the worst bits without pathos and to wring dry humour from the worst of tales.

On balance, much as I hero worship Atwood, it’s got to be Bennett, hasn’t it?

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A Month in France: Nothing is Lost

A Month in France: Nothing is Lost

I am lagging on the Month in the Country prompts, and lagging badly at that. I have a list of prompts t be caught up on and I shall be working my way through them here, or at Scattered Thoughts depending on where the post most naturally sits. I have elected to tackle the prompts not in date order necessarily but to seize upon prompts that offer me space in which to write down the things that I am feeling the need to say. Even if I need to crowbar it in. The thing is, I am going to continue to be short of time and space in which to write and so a two-for-one is useful and I hope to do as many of those as I can. Seems like a plan? … Continue readingA Month in France: Nothing is Lost

Oh, deer

Oh, deer

Nell and I had a lovely walk this morning. The weather has cooled considerably and there was a very pleasant breeze. We both made better time than of late. … Continue readingOh, deer

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