Hitting the Timeshift Key

Hitting the Timeshift Key

When I’m writing, I find structure one of the hardest things to tackle.  Stories, situations and characters, and the language with which to describe them, come to me reasonably easily — but structure!  I think I’m with David Lodge, when he says in...
It was the best of times, it was the worst of times…

It was the best of times, it was the worst of times…

Ooh, I’m having another Tale of Two Cities moment.  I do read authors apart from Charles Dickens (at the moment I’m immersed in Tipping the Velvet.  It’s the first time I’ve read anything by Sarah Waters and I’m absolutely wallowing in...