On Choosing the Best Book Title

by Akinyi Prinzessin von K’Orinda-Yimbo (A P von K’Ory) I learnt much about choosing book titles through reading my favourite adviser, Chuck Sambuchino, in Writer’s Digest. He mentioned 5 crucial points to take into consideration, which I list below, but in my own...

MY INITIAL INSPIRATION: MY HUSBAND

By A P von K’Ory Although I’d been writing nonfiction political/humanitarian books before, meeting my husband inspired my first romance novel. At the time I lived in both London and Geneva and did my first internship with the ILO Headquarters.  I had been...

KICK OUT THE MORNING BLUES

The expression waking up on the wrong foot or on the wrong side of the bed, to me as a writer, tends to rule my writing day. Right up to and including the infamous “block”. If my morning starts off well, I’m relaxed and can keep writing as if it’s tea and scones...