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Glasgow born, Tom, joined the British Army at 17, serving from 1969 - 1992.
He next took up Retail Management which he continued from 1993 - 2012. He then stepped down to be a Sales Assistant so that he could devote more time to writing.
Tom started writing in 2007. Since then he has written novels, trilogies, a five-part novel, a series of five novellas, seven short story anthologies, and a series of five poetry anthologies. Apart from his personal publications Tom has had six short stories published in anthologies. He has had several prize-winning letters published in writing magazines.
At the time of this update, February 2021 - he is working on two novels and an anthology of short stories. Apart from his personal projects he mentors two other authors and beta reads regularly.
Tom's ambition in 2007 was to be a successful writer which is a selective phrase. He feels he is making inroads towards his aim, now enjoying sales almost every day.
I may not attend the group writing sessions but I often think of the regular evenings of writing exercises and critique. The idea of one-to-one feedback in person, is, in my opinion, unparalleled in our craft. Yes, I moved on to be in a world (or worlds) of my own, but I learned a lot from the weekly…Continue
Posted on December 18, 2018 at 1:25pm