I write for pleasure as well as to make a living.

These articles here have been written for fun, to provide information (hopefully in an entertaining way), to provoke thought and discussion…

When this site is nearer completion, I’ll be happy for web-masters to use any of these articles in their own newsletters…or I can adapt them. Please contact me.

Dickens’ desk, my desk, and writing rituals

…incluiding a technique I use when editing

Encouraging reading and creativity – visual writing

Developing a love of reading by first engendering a love of books as objects, artistically responding to words, and more.