dates announced for the 2nd

Running a Book Festival in South Africa can be a tricky business. We have seen the result from the events at Franschhoek.  Eastern Cape is not to be defeated and will run a second Eastern Cape Book Festival, the dates are set for August 27 and August 28. You are all expected in Port Elizabeth. 

it’s really hard to get published

It is not that easy. You have an idea. You sit down and take a piece of paper. You take a biro or a pencil (I remember all the remarks the American writer John Steinbeck made on his pencils, making an effort in getting the right ones). You write page after page. Your re-write page … Continue reading it’s really hard to get published