Prolific and highly successful author, Seumas Gallacher, kindly invited me onto his blog today. I talk about the inspiration behind The House at Zaronza.
…yeez may often wonder as do I, from whence (posh WURD, that, Mabel, ‘whence’…it means ‘from where’) Authors derive their ideas and plots … sum’times it’s a wee incident that sticks in yer mind… other times the glimpse of a place and a feeling yeez get while ye’re there… or p’raps a soupçonof an urban myth that triggers the creative writer’s grey cells… whatever it may be, my Guest Blogger today, the LUVLY Vanessa Couchman lets yeez into the genesis of her fine historical novel, THE HOUSE AT ZARONZA ( I just LUV the ring of that title!)
A Gift for a Novelist
Thank you for inviting me to appear on your blog, Seumas.
Sometimes a gift drops into your lap when you least expect it. That’s how my historical novel, The House at Zaronza, came about.
Serendipity works in strange ways. We’ve been…
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