June 12

I continue to write and I continue to review. In September I am reading a paper on Tommy & Tuppence at Solent University. That will be exciting and a chance to meet fellow Agatha Christie fans. Before that I am off to London for the annual Bodies in the Library...

June 3

Met up online with an old pal and I mean old in the length of years since we last met, 1978 I think! Anyhoo he has a novel out so I read it and wrote a review. Loved the book, took me back in time to a Leicester that was very different from todays city! Take a look at...

May 2

Belated May Day greetings! I have been busy trying to organize events to help promote An Attempt at Exhausting a Place in Leicester. It’s exhausting, but fun. I plan the launch at Prana Cafe in October which will be a real red carpet event, well in my dreams,...

April 2

I’ve signed up with WebinArt, a programme that will help mentor me in my work. I want to improve as a writer and need to “get out there” as they say. This is not as simple as it seems, and my Mentor Tricity Vogue was able to give me some great...

March 23

Along with writing, I also love to read and it was great to be able to combine my love of writing with my love o0f reading. I wrote this review: http://everybodysreviewing.blogspot.com/2019/03/review-by-jon-wilkins-of-laughter.html of a fascinating academic...

March 17

We held our final Leicester Stories workshop today at Westcotes Library. We had our biggest turn out and some really interesting work written by all who came from fantasy to dystopian, horror to children’s. It was great. There seems to be so many people out...