Posts Tagged ‘legal thrillers’
As promised, here is Chapter 5 of A Trial of One. It’s Civic Holiday in most parts of Canada this long weekend. So, I’ll post the next chapter on Tuesday. I’m hoping that by posting 8 or 9 chapters of each book in the trilogy, to get you really hooked into the story. Have you ever been travelling and left a really good novel in a hotel room just when you couldn’t put it down? I’m hoping you’ll feel like that and have to have your own copy. Here’s Chapter 5 where Harry and Dr. Hawke square off. (more…)
THE WRITER’S VOICE by Mary E. Martin
Sometimes critics speak of a writer’s voice. But what do they mean? I think of it as a goal to be achieved on a very long road. It’s that uniquely personal “way” you have of expressing yourself to the world in word and thought-the sum total of yourself as a human being. You might say it’s the Holy Grail of writing.
But how and when do you find your voice? (more…)