Tag Archives: optimism

Past the halfway re-build

While I’ve been working into the previous draft of the novel and transforming it into the next, the metaphor which comes to mind is rebuilding a large house by completely demolishing some rooms and thoroughly enhancing others, while adding passages (good word) so the rooms … Continue reading

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spreading branches

Our little sapling of a show opened last night, having been hothoused with loving care by Tess and the rest of the team.  Tess’ notes have the deftness of a paring knife – clean, sharp and creative. I couldn’t have … Continue reading

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optimism, cities and songs

Well underway with the third draft now. Nanna’s role has grown a little, though perhaps not as much as might be possible in a larger scale production. It’s good to think of this presentation as work in progress, though hopefully … Continue reading

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