Friday, 16 August 2019
'Still they come' by Karen Maitland
Clooties hanging on tree above Madron's Well Earlier this summer, I was travelling on a country lane just north-west of Penzance in ...
Friday, 9 August 2019
SLATE by Adèle Geras
This beautiful paperweight was a present to me from Linda Newbery on my 70th birthday, five years ago. It's always on my desk and is ...
Friday, 2 August 2019
Casanova and me, and Me Too - Michelle Lovric
My first novel, Carnevale , published eighteen years ago. I was anxious then – because I was daring to be the first female writer to descr...
Thursday, 1 August 2019
Changes at the History Girls by Mary Hoffman
(Skip to the red section at the end to read the changes.) The History Girls blog began on 1st July 2011. With a lot of help from friends, ...
Wednesday, 31 July 2019
There is no July competition. In fact there will be no more competitions. The History Girls are making some changes. Read Mary Hoffman'...
Tuesday, 30 July 2019
'A bitter and unrelenting enemy', by Susan Vincent
The time has come to confess. I've got clothes moths. And I have spent a ridiculous amount of this summer in trying to get rid of the l...
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