Tag Archives: Social Media & Photography

Interviewing a Publisher: With Persistent and Obdurate Josephine Litonjua

Today I welcome a very special guest to my site. She may describe herself as Persistent and Obdurate, but in my view she is exotic and enchanting and she hails from Philippines. A very warm welcome, in a typical English … Continue reading

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Author Dialogue 11: With Passionate, Thoughtful and Brave Shah Wali Fazli

Author Bio: Shah Wali Fazli was born in Kabul, and studied medicine at the University of Kabul. He left there after the Taliban took over the city. In the year 2000 he came to England, where he studied English and … Continue reading

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Year of the Dragon Special: Celebrating Chinese New Year with Classical Pianist Di Xiao

A few years ago at an event hosted at the ICC by BBC presenters which gave awards to innovative companies and individuals in the West Midlands, I saw and heard Di Xiao playing piano for the first time. I was … Continue reading

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Author Dialogue 10: With Shy Retiring “Birmingham Girls” Writer Carol Arnall

Like so many other authors and virtual friends, I met Carol via the Social Media a few months ago. Unlike others, Carol only lives about 25 miles away from me. We have promised each other a coffee in her country … Continue reading

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