Archive for December 2013

PRESS RELEASE

Dec 21st, 2013 | By

PRESS RELEASE: 21st December 2013 The Compass Books On-line Writers’ Magazine WRITERS’ WHEEL It’s all Maria Moloney’s fault.  “Right!” she said, “I think that Compass Books should have it’s own writers’ magazine online with lots of practical and informative stuff in it that writers will want to read.”  I thought I’d retired from magazine editing

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Compass Books FREE on-line writers’ magazine

Dec 9th, 2013 | By

GOOD NEWS FOR WRITERS In the Spring of 2014 we will be launching the new Compass Books FREE on-line writers’ magazine. Writers’ Wheel – co-edited with Maria Moloney –  will offer practical advice for writers on all aspects of creative writing, hopefully with articles written by authors and publishers under the JHP banner to promote

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Dictionary Addition

Dec 9th, 2013 | By

DICTIONARY ADDICTION I must confess to an addiction for dictionaries and even have one special bookshelf devoted entirely to my collection – not just those for the English language but foreign language and specialist dictionaries as well.   In fact, I have three English language dictionaries on my desk at all times: The Chambers Concise Dictionary

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