To Nano or Not?

Next month is NaNoWriMo (National Novel Writing Month) which should now really be called InNoWriMo because the movement is now an international one. I've participated in the last two Novembers, each one successfully writing the requisite 50,000 words leading up to what exists as an unfinished over 100,000 word novel on my hard-drive. This year I'm … Continue reading To Nano or Not?

Back to the Book

Back in November I took part in NaNoWriMo and wrote over 50,000 words of a novel set in Sierra Leone, 'The Roar of the Lion'. It started off thinking it was going to be a sci-fi novel but quickly became something completely different. It was a highly enjoyable process, and one I shall certainly do … Continue reading Back to the Book

Sierra Leone YNWA

Bringing together my love of Sierra Leone and my support of Liverpool FC, I shall certainly be watching the documentary on ITV4 tonight at 9pm, which talks about the work of Craig Bellamy with children in SL. Here's a preview that was posted today:

Kate Middleton Barred from Facebook!

No, not that Kate Middleton, rather Kate Middleton from Pembury, Kent. After two years of holding an account in her name on the famous social networking site, she tried to log on one day only to find her way barred. The reason given by Facebook? Her account was disabled as she was faking her identity, … Continue reading Kate Middleton Barred from Facebook!