Elaine Forrestal

Monthly Archives: November 2018


Writers, editors, publishers, we all talk a lot about voices. The authorial voice, the character’s voice, the narrator’s voice. In one of my books I […]

This living language of ours

I have always been a fan of character based stories, as opposed to plot driven ones. But I had decided I should try and learn […]

Armistice Day

With so much focus, this weekend, on the armistice that ended WWI it is almost inevitable that we as individuals will give some thought to […]

Stories in Paint

I came home from France ten days ago now, but the thing that still haunts me is the collection of images I saw in an […]