Although Zoë Ferraris’ prose may seem effortlessly elegant, our conversation with her revealed how much hard work and craft go into achieving that quality. Writing is a never-ending journey, and although Zoë gets “stuck in the muck” at times, she most definitely makes her way out. If you haven’t
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We have been lucky enough to get to know Iona over the last couple of months—a sharp, witty and hilarious lady, not to mention a fantastic writer. She is the author of the Lane Winslow series, of which the sixth book, A Deceptive Devotion, was released earlier this year.
The first inklings of a book are always vague—a glimpse of a character, perhaps a landscape. You then must discover the narrative through writing, rather than plan it. This is (of course) a personal reflection, relating to my own experience in writing within the genres of literary fiction and