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Whatever Happened to Small is Beautiful?

Originally posted on SC Skillman Blog:
In 1993, E.F. Schmacher published a book entitled Small is Beautiful: A Study of Economics as if People Mattered. It was well received, and promised a potential revolution in ideas for capitalism and for…

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Cover Reveal of My New Book ‘Perilous Path: a Writer’s Journey’

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I’m delighted to reveal the cover design of my new book which is due out soon:The cover was created by graphic designer Annabelle Bradford. Perilous Path: a writer’s journey is a short non-fiction book (106…

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2017 New Year Resolutions

I failed to fulfil all of my 2016 New Year Resolutions. I wanted to write another novel. I started three but floundered to such an extent that I finished none of them. Maintaining my weight between 80 an 84 kg … Continue reading

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NaNoWriMo – Is it for you? — Englang Books

Originally posted by Geoff Parkes at on his blog: Englang Books Lance: I have participated in 2014 and 2015. With less than two days to go, I am still undecided about this year. In my first year, I pushed out … Continue reading

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Review: The Writer’s Treasury of Ideas

The Writer’s Treasury of Ideas by Linda Lewis My rating: 5 of 5 stars Imagine a fruit tree. Fill its branches with an abundant crop of your favourite fruit: apples, pears, plums, oranges, papayas, figs, lemons, limes, nectarines, peaches, pomegranates … Continue reading

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Review: Writing Guide No 3

Writing Guide No 3 by Linda Lewis My rating: 3 of 5 stars A very useful little book, packed with information about where to target fillers and what sort of level and content you should aim for in order to … Continue reading

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Wonderful Writers’ Summer School at Swanwick

TW3 – That Was The Week That Was! For many years, my father, Tony Greenfield, has been attending the Swanwick Writers’ Summer School in Derbyshire. He raves about it and has implored me to accompany him on many occasions. Unfortunately, … Continue reading

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