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About kathysharp2013

Kathy Sharp lives by the sea in Dorset. She is a prolific writer of song lyrics and short fiction, and is the author of the Larus Trilogy of novels, inspired by the dramatic scenery of the Jurassic Coast. Published by Crooked Cat Publishing

Mature Adults – A New Genre?

Originally posted on Kathy Sharp:
The wisdom of maturity is a rather unfashionable concept these days. When I was young I wanted to be a writer – but quite honestly I didn’t feel I knew enough about any subject to…

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Voice and Volubility

Originally posted on Kathy Sharp:
It is a truth universally acknowledged that when two or more writers are placed in a confined space the volume of chatter will threaten to blow the roof off. I suppose it’s the solitary and…

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Boats in the Air

Originally posted on Kathy Sharp:
Back in 2012 during the London Olympics, I stood in a crowd at Newton’s Cove, Weymouth, watching the sailing events. Ben Ainslie won his gold medal for GB, and we all jumped up and down…

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How the Book got its Name…

Originally posted on Kathy Sharp:
So here it is, the cover for my new book, finally revealed. Whales and Strange Stars. Now then, people say to me, that’s an intriguing title. What on earth does it mean? Is it about…

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A Very Peculiar Theatre

Originally posted on Kathy Sharp:
During my recent break in Cornwall I was fortunate in being able to visit the open air theatre at Minack. I had watched TV programmes about this beguiling place, just round the corner from Land’s…

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