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Roz Morris
Works at www.nailyournovel.com
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Who changes in the course of a novel? We hope the characters do. Sometimes the author does too. My guest this week feels that writing her novel became an act of emotional honesty that left her in a new place. Music was a constant companion – a mix of…
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+Roz Morris Hmmm, a skilled author. Thanx, Roz.
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I’m not good at nominating favourites. I find the question too complicated to answer so absolutely. For instance, a favourite book? Favourite in what subset of a subset? It’s like comparing apples to aardvarks. But I do have a few authors I’m…
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My guest this week says he is much concerned with reinvention. He’s spent his life setting himself challenges to embrace new careers, lifestyles, places to live – and the latest of those reinventions is being a novelist. His debut title is a story of…
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My guest this week says he is much concerned with reinvention. He’s spent his life setting himself challenges to embrace new careers, lifestyles, places to live – and the latest of those reinventions is being a novelist. His debut title is a story of…
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My guest this week delved into personal experiences to write her latest novel. In the 1970s she was working on a psychiatric ward where electric shock treatment was taking place. Years later, troubled by what she had seen, she wrote a novel. She turned to…
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My guest this week delved into personal experiences to write her novel. In the 1970s she was working on a psychiatric ward where electric shock treatment was taking place. Years later, troubled by what she had seen, she wrote a novel. She turned to music…
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I recently watched the BBC’s adaptation of John le Carré’s The Night Manager, and of course went straight to the novel afterwards. I thoroughly enjoyed the TV adaptation, but I’m loving the novel more. You might think that’s an obvious thing for a writer…
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I know email newsletters are the holy grail of marketing and building an audience. I fully accept that we need to nudge people to sign up. I know we need to use calls to action, and not be afraid to say ‘here’s my book and here’s where to buy it’ or ‘this…
I know email newsletters are the holy grail of marketing and building an audience. I fully accept that we need to nudge people to sign up. I know we need to use calls to action, and not be afraid t…
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The Undercover Soundtrack is a series where I host a writer who uses music as part of their creative environment – perhaps to connect with a character, populate a mysterious place, or hold a moment still to explore its depths. This week my guest is GD…
The Undercover Soundtrack is a series where I host a writer who uses music as part of their creative environment – perhaps to connect with a character, populate a mysterious place, or hold a moment…
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Most of us here probably have a shoal of books about writing craft. Here’s just one of my shelves. But which was the first one you ever read? For me, that book was The Craft of Novel-Writing by Dianne Doubtfire. It was a gift from Husband Dave when we…
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+Roz Morris  The Great Gatsby was my first book on how to write.
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The Undercover Soundtrack is a series where I host a writer who uses music as part of their creative environment – perhaps to connect with a character, populate a mysterious place, or hold a moment still to explore its depths. This week my guest is Diana…
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Husband Dave and I have recently been watching the Showtime series Ray Donovan. And sometimes, we’re finding the storytelling is rather uneven. Interesting developments pop up that seem to promise a new and unexpected direction for the plot. Instead,…
Husband Dave and I have recently been watching the Showtime series Ray Donovan. And sometimes, we’re finding the storytelling is rather uneven. Interesting developments pop up that seem to promise …
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Writer, writing coach, speaker
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Writing, editing, tutoring, speaking, mentoring
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  • www.nailyournovel.com
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Writer, speaker, bestselling ghostwriter, writing blogger. Author of a series of writing books called Nail Your Novel, and 2 acclaimed novels: My Memories of a Future Life & Lifeform Three. Teaches writing masterclasses for The Guardian
Introduction
My books have sold more than 4 million copies worldwide, although I'm not allowed to disclose the titles as many of them were ghostwritten. I speak about writing and publishing, and teach masterclasses in both for The Guardian in London. If you're literarily inclined too, check out my blog of writing tutorials - www.nailyournovel.com , my novel's blog www.mymemoriesofafuturelife.com and my main page www.rozmorris.wordpress.com
Bragging rights
Secretly the author of 8 worldwide bestselling novels. Proudly the author of three much-praised writing books and two critically acclaimed novels of my own. Have been in a Clint Eastwood movie. Was once hit by a train.
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London
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Cheshire, UK