I had a phone call from Peru the other day, and it got me thinkin - as Peruvian phonecalls only can.
When the gods wish to punish us, they answer all our prayers - Oscar Wilde
What have you given up for your writing? A chapter? A character? A title? A job? A friend?
When DK's autobiography comes out in January ("From Fzzzt to Bing: How I Overcame Addiction") he'll be giving up Rock Pig mug, and Man's Best Friend mug, to tour.
I gave up a chance to get The Greatest Job Of All Time to focus on 9987.
Surely, I am not the only one.
(Sorry for the misery, on a lovely sunny Saturday, but I'm off to work now and won't finish until twoish Sunday morning... If only I could givthis up...)
Why I wrote Disraeli Avenue for charity - The houses on Disraeli Avenue all looked the same, the same shape, the same size but behind each coloured front door there was a story, a secret, a need....
3 years ago