- January 17, 2019
Marshal Zeringue’s Campaign for the American Reader blog has a fun exercise called ‘ the Page 99 test.’ Following Ford Madox Ford’s dictum ‘ Open the book at page ninety-nine and read, and the quality of the whole will be revealed to you,’ it invites writers to talk about page 99 in one of their...
- August 25, 2015
I’ve just returned from a working holiday in the Pyrenees. During that time I haven’t done any blogging, partly because good and sustained Internet connections weren’t always available, and also because I was doing too many things to be able to sit down and write for long periods. I went to the...