Author Archives: James Ellis

About James Ellis

James is a freelance writer and editor. He is the author of two novels, The Wrong Story and An Other’s Look (which is in the process of being published). He is currently working on my third novel. In addition to his own creative writing, James provides one-on-one structural and developmental mentoring for fiction writers, and develops and facilitates creative writing workshops.

For you to read

I’d like to tell you why I’m so excited by An Other’s Look that I can override my natural awkwardness and ask people to help me; why I am willing to thump the drum and rattle the cup and toot the whistle … Continue reading

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Frome FM (96.6FM)

If you fancy some lunchtime conversation, tune into the Frome FM Book Club (96.6FM or online) on Friday, 27th April, at 1pm. I will be talking about An Other’s Look and how I came to write it. I’m doubly excited … Continue reading

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The Wrong Story Blog Book Tour

The Wrong Story, is going on a blog book tour. Here’s the poster with its itinerary. I’ve asked it to send postcards. Do you think I should have a tour T-shirt made up? By the way, if you want to … Continue reading

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An Other’s Look – The Journey So Far

If you’ve already seen this video on FaceBook and Twitter then I do apologise, but I like it so much I thought I’d share it with you. https://youtu.be/3Z0YwYNB0HA Join the journey.

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Exploring the real world… swimming

(James writes a monthly column for The Gudgeon. Each month, the previous month’s article is archived.) March, 2018 It’s been a very good six months since Sally and I moved to Bradford on Avon. We love the cheesemonger and the … Continue reading

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A day in the life of a creative writer

(The Gudgeon runs a monthly feature called ‘A Day In The Life…‘ James had contacted them to ask if they would review The Wrong Story. This led to them running A Day In The Life Of A Creative Writer which was first featured … Continue reading

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Don’t hand out leaflets, Stephen. I’ll do it.

My next few months are now defined – crowdfunding my new novel, An Other’s Look, which is going to be published by Unbound. The site has gone live and here it is! I spent all last year writing it, following … Continue reading

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