The Life Cycle of a Book Part 3 – Celebrating the release with friends. What better way to celebrate the end of a project that has taken a large slice of your life over the previous year than to throw a party?
The Life Cycle of a Book Part 2 – The book arrives!
After many long months during which Whisper at Dawn was merely a figment of my imagination, the courier arrives with a box of shiney new books. Suddenly it’s all been worth it. The tedious hours and aching back caused by too much time at the computer are now long forgotten.
From July to September we covered more than 8000km over seven wonderful weeks in South Africa. This country has so much to offer. Comparisons between South Africa and my other favourite place, Kenya, are difficult to make. The game-viewing in both are simply stunning.
Again we stayed a few days with our friends, Tony and Nicola Park on the outskirts of Kruger National Park before venturing into the park itself where we stayed at a number of different SANP lodges. During the second half of our time we drove southward down the coast to Cape Town, stopping at many delightful places en route.
The Life Cycle of a Book Part 1 – In the writer’s garret.
Someone once said: Writing a novel is like walking a long and lonely road where we authors sometimes wonder why we started the journey at all. Hmm… I think that person was me. Anyway, there were many long and lonely hours in the garret researching, writing, re-writing and editting Whisper at Dawn.
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