Why I Write

Why I Write – Angela Wren

I'm thrilled today to welcome fellow Darkstroke Author and Agatha Christie fan, Angela Wren, to my blog.   Thanks for inviting me onto your blog Jo, and that's quite a question to answer.  But, having thought about it, I suppose that becoming a reader of books was my first step on the road to becoming… Continue reading Why I Write – Angela Wren

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Why I Write – Joan Livingston

I'm delighted to welcome fellow Darkstroke author, Joan Livingston to my blog today to discuss writing motivations. I confess that I'm a daydreamer. Big time. For much of my life, I used those dreams to try fixing whatever was going on in my life and make them turn out the way I imagined. Admittedly, that… Continue reading Why I Write – Joan Livingston

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Why I Write – Richard E Rock

I'm very excited today to welcome fellow darkstroke author, Richard E Rock, to talk about his writing motivations. Thank you, Jo, for inviting me to feature in your wonderful blog and talk about why I write. Very simply, it’s because I have stories in me that need to come out. I frequently experience very vivid… Continue reading Why I Write – Richard E Rock

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Why I Write – Karen Moore

It's a great pleasure today to welcome friend, fellow darkstroke author and Manchester Scribe, Karen Moore to my blog to share her writing journey. Thanks so much, Jo, for inviting me along to your blog today to talk about my writing journey. Why do I write? A lifelong fascination with words, an over-fertile imagination, and… Continue reading Why I Write – Karen Moore

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Why I Write – Penny Hampson

I'm delighted to welcome Darkstroke author, Penny Hampson to my blog today. I have just finished reading her Regency romance/thrillers and loved every moment! Thank you for inviting me onto your blog, Jo. Well, you’ve asked me why I write, and I’d have to say it’s because writing gives me an escape from everyday life.… Continue reading Why I Write – Penny Hampson

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Why I Write – Sue Barnard

I'm very excited today to welcome my friend, editor and fellow Darkstroke author, Sue Barnard to my blog. I met Sue at my first ever writing workshop, and we've been friends ever since! Why do I write? Sometimes I find myself asking the same question.  Being a writer has sometimes been compared to having homework… Continue reading Why I Write – Sue Barnard

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Why I Write – Kate Braithwaite

I'm really excited today to welcome one of my favourite authors, Kate Braithwaite, to my blog to tell us why she writes...   For as long as I can remember, I’ve wanted to write novels. Reading always has — and always will be, I think — one of my very favorite things to do. And… Continue reading Why I Write – Kate Braithwaite

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Why I Write – Kevin Carey

I'm very excited today to welcome fellow Darkstroke author, poet and film-maker, Kevin Carey to my blog. I have always liked a good story. It's how I think about the world I guess, everyone has a story, right? I get to tap into those. The people and places I've known seem to be able find… Continue reading Why I Write – Kevin Carey

Author interviews, Why I Write

Why I Write – Elisabeth Carpenter

It's my great pleasure today to welcome one of my first writing friends, Elisabeth Carpenter, to my blog to talk about her writing journey. As I child, I’d devour the Sweet Valley High books and immerse myself totally in that world, but being a writer seemed so unattainable to someone like me. It didn’t even… Continue reading Why I Write – Elisabeth Carpenter

Author interviews, Why I Write

Why I Write – Niki Kamerzell

I'm delighted to welcome another Darkstroke author, and fellow Corgi owner, Niki Kamerzell, to my blog today. I write because I love creating stories. When I was younger, I would have these dreams and wake up and think about them all day. I would spend my time expanding the dream in my head. As I… Continue reading Why I Write – Niki Kamerzell