Today, I'm delighted to welcome author Tom Williams to my blog, with a guest post about his writing life and his new novel, Dark Magic. Over to Tom ... From Historical to Magical Tom Williams Even when I was young, so long ago that the history I write about these days was practically current affairs, I wanted to be a writer. What eventually inspired me to put words on paper was a visit to Borneo where I discovered James Brooke, the first White Rajah. His story was crying out
Today I'm joined by a fellow Accent Press author, historical novelist Tom Williams, to chat about his new novel, Back Home. Me: Hi Tom, and welcome to 'Shelby Writes.' What would be the elevator pitch for Back Home? Tom: Hi Lynne, My elevator pitch for Back Home is: John Williamson returns from a lifetime of colonial administration in the Far East to discover the division between the powerful and the powerless is just as marked back home. Me: Where does the story take place?