Tag Archives: Inspiration

The Small Bang Theory


Some time ago, we talked about dead or seriously ill projects. Today I want to look at the other end of the process: how are stories born? You’ve no idea how badly I’d love to jump up and say, “Like … Continue reading

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Jack a Nory


I’ve been thinking about her a lot recently. It seems just about every interview I do, I’m asked how I discovered Sherlock Holmes. My answer is always the same: My grandmother. In an age of silence, when you could only … Continue reading

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