K. D. Muir Blog

K.D. Muir’s Geography Quiz 2

K.D. Muir’s Geography Quiz

The Canadians invented Trivial Pursuit. It’s probably my favourite board game but if I had a gripe I would say it’s a disappointingly named game. The word Trivia for a start is a tad...

Iron Maiden Xmas Song??!! 0

All-Time Top 10: Xmas Songs

I was tempted to bore everybody with a long spiel about research but that can wait until January when people have no money and no choice but to sit around and read my blog....

The Anti-Social Network 0

The Anti-Social Network

So my recent suspension from Twitter had a positive knock-on effect. The rough draft of book number four is nearly finished, the house is looking clean in apprehension of the arrival of new and...

Xmas is here!! (not really). 4

Xmas is here!! (not really).

Well yesterday was the first day of Xmas according to my wife. We were supposed to put up the tree but it never quite eventuated. The 28th of November is now our dedicated Xmas...

The Rugby Blanket – Acknowledgements. 3

The Rugby Blanket – Acknowledgements.

I’ve come up with a novel idea. Not an idea for a novel but an original way of thanking and/or acknowledging everyone involved or mentioned in a book. In the world of paper publishing...

In Solitary 0

In Solitary

I am finally on Kindle! It’s a big deal in a way. I know that some old fusty and dusty literary agents would equate this to ‘Vanity Publishing’ (self-publishing) but I don’t really care....

The Rewrite. 2

The Rewrite.

As a relative novice the term ‘Rewrite’ sounded quite horrific when I first heard it. It was spoken as if a writer took a perfectly good story and completely changed it. That is how...