All writers must shut themselves away at some point to let words flow from fingertips freely, but is the craft of writing really that lonely? During an interview, Sara Paretsky, author of the V.I. Warshawski, was asked what she thought was the best thing, and the worst thing, about writing.
Cared for by the National Trust for Scotland. Explore 700 years of history in one of Scotland’s oldest tower houses. The place-name Drum is derived from Gaelicdruim, ‘ridge’. As is obvious from the pictures on this page, Drum Castle does not benefit from a spectacular island or crag-top location. And neither
Warning: this review contains spoilers for both the BBC television series, the trilogy by Philip Pullman and the film The Golden Compass. The opening moments of His Dark Materials (BBC One) informed us: “This story starts in another world …one that is both like, and unlike your own.” That’s right: a world
‘120mph boy racers are causing horrific problems in Milton Keynes city centre’ – claim An influential committee has recommended that car cruising events should be banned across Milton Keynes. The move to introduce a Public Space Protection Order (PSPO) will now go to a leading councillor for her to make a