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A Shed of my OwnBuilding this shed was the most relaxing, de-stressing thing I've done in ages. It was satisfying to build something as well as we could, something that will stand for many years. I enjoyed learning new skills (and playing with power tools). I loved seeing a daydream take shape into a solid reality. Read »
Would you Like to Design my Book Cover?EDIT – You can see the winning cover here as well as 50 of the entries and my reflections on the pretty punchy comments discussion that this post generated. My first book, Moods of Future Joys, is still my best-selling […]Read »
Five for a FiverWhen I wrote my India book I wanted to experiment with telling the story in lots of different ways. The book was different to normal travel books and I wanted the way the story unfolded to be different too. Journeys […]Read »