Monthly Archives: June 2014

From Reader to Writer

On the way through school, I read Carroll, Stevenson, Dickens, Eliot and D H Lawrence; John Steinbeck, J D Salinger and Harper Lee. And lots of poetry.

University was given over to drama; from Shakespeare to Harold Pinter. And in the theatre, to Joe Orton, Howard Brenton, David Hare.

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A Promising Crime Writer

Almost 30 years ago, I promised myself I would become a crime novelist.

However, a series for Channel 4 was on offer. And during the following years, working as an independent writer/producer/director was an exciting triple header.

Then in March 2012, I found myself superintending controlled chaos,

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Jeff Dowson on Twitter

Any crime readers. MysteryFest March 9th Portsmouth @LeighRussell @DianaBretherick @Linda_Regan @Jeff_Dowson @SallySpedding @CarolWestron https://t.co/fUEjx5nZFB
#crimereaders #Books #BookWorm #BookReview #GreatReads

More exciting authors for MysteryFest! Diana @DianaBretherick, Judith Cranswick, Jeff Dowson, Donna Fletcher-Crow, Christine Hammacott, Dot Marshall-Gent, Graham Minett, Jennifer Palmer, Linda Regan and Sally Spedding!

#ffTheJottingsofGenius! @GlenRStansfield @BruceRelates @WordsIreland @Dreamheadz @KhalafAisha @AgentFergie @Jeff_Dowson @sineadspearing @PortiaMacIntosh @JanyVernis

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