Prologues – with hindsight

Originally posted on Words and Fictions:
Browsing my favourite fiction authors, what do Helen Dunmore, Elena Ferrante, Zadie Smith, Margaret Forster and Kazuo Ishiguro (sometimes) do, that Margaret Atwood, Ian McKewan, Rose Tremain and Kazuo Ishiguro (sometimes) don’t? Clue: It was good enough for Chaucer and (sometimes) Shakespeare, but has a reputation as a turn-off in submissions to agents and publishers.…

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A Perfect 10 with Marjorie Mallon

Originally posted on Author Don Massenzio:
Today, I have the distinct pleasure of featuring author Marjorie Mallon on this edition of A Perfect 10. Please enjoy this special installment of A Perfect 10 If you want to check out past interviews, you can find them in the following links: A.C. Flory, Steve Boseley, Kayla Matt, Mae Clair, Jill Sammut, Deanna Kahler, Dawn Reno Langley, John Howell, Elaine Cougler, Jan…

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