The Editor’s Eye with Susan Opie

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  Editor Susan Opie has worked for Harper Collins as director of their commercial fiction list, and now works part-time for Macmillan Publishing.   I scribbled various notes during Susan’s session, most of which I now discover to be illegible! … Continued

God’s To-Do List

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I’m a sucker for books, books full of delicious words. I particularly enjoy secondhand bookshops of which we have plenty in Penzance – well, charity shops, at any rate. Today’s haul included Jenny Uglow’s A Little History of British Gardening. … Continued

Pimms – making maths sexy

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  All I wanted was to learn how to use WordPress … DPN in Penzance said, ‘That’s fine, no worries, we can teach you that…’ Enter Sioban bringing the news that because the course is funded by Cornwall Council, DPN are … Continued