February 2017 archive

Should I give up being a writer in the public domain?

I’ve been thinking about whether I should give up being a writer in the public domain. I’ll never give up writing. I’ll be writing in the grave, my bony hand scrawling dialogue and character descriptions on the underside of my coffin lid. But being a writer in the public domain is something different.   Like […] Read more…

What is creativity?

I had a difference of opinion with my neighbour Cathy. This is part of the way we relate to each other. Cathy is the neighbour who asks you to stop smoking on the balcony. She goes through the rubbish bins to make sure everybody in our block of flats has put their rubbish in the […] Read more…