Why do you like writing?
: I just like to create stories.
When did you start writing and why?
: As a young child- it seemed to put my vivid imagination to good use.
How long have you been writing?
: 30+ years, but only started to look at this seriously in the past couple of months.
What is the best book you have ever read?
: Any and all of the Inspector Morse novels; they are so addictive. Love the story structures and word-use.
Who is your favorite author?
: Colin Dexter, obviously, though Roald Dahl and Jeffrey Archer tie as my short-story favourite authours.
What is the best story you have ever written?
: The Gift
What is some advice you would give new writers?
: No matter how good you think your story is, its still rubbish by comparison. For every hour you spend writing it, spend another four critiquing.