Tag: writing

Dear Jane, What Inspired You To Write #CailleachWitch?

Dear Jane, What Inspired You To Write #CailleachWitch?

Question: Dear Jane, what inspired you to write Cailleach~Witch? Answer No 73: With the creative power that lies in all of us I took the energy of the landscape, my sensitivity to it, my ceaseless longing for it, and alchemised it on the page.  For […]

Dear Jane – ‘The book keeps gathering steam, brewing up its charms & spells.’ #CailleachWitch

Dear Jane – ‘The book keeps gathering steam, brewing up its charms & spells.’ #CailleachWitch

‘As far as Drew could tell the only fast moving thing now was the river that flowed from the mountain.’  I’ve made it to Chapter 25, and the book keeps gathering steam, brewing up its charms and spells. Love, Tamara.  Dear Tamara, thank you for […]

Dear Jane, I love the vision.

Dear Jane, I love the vision.

Dear Jane, This card matches your look, colours, and even the dog sits waiting for his copy.  I read and pause, re-read certain lines like these: ‘Only the house sighed, only the light shining in moved like waves on the floor.  Still, there was comfort […]

Dear Jane…

Dear Jane…

Dear Jane, I would also love to be a writer someday, like you. I’m just stuck in this poor region with poor sources I love your work. Vuyiseka. Dear Vuyiseka, what do you think you need that you haven’t already got? Are you a reader? Do […]

Five Star Reviews For #CailleachWitch

Five Star Reviews For #CailleachWitch

Here’s a sample of current reviews for Cailleach~Witch on Amazon… ‘A book that draws you in from the get go with modern day magic and a tale that shows the power that can be held in our own hands. Shows how we treat the people […]

I Read A Thousand Opening Lines Before Finding Mine #CailleachWitch

I Read A Thousand Opening Lines Before Finding Mine #CailleachWitch

  I read a thousand opening lines before finding mine for Cailleach~Witch. ‘Stephen King described spending “weeks and months and even years” working on first sentences, each one an incantation with the power to unlock the finished book. And Michael Chabon said that, once he stumbled on the first […]