Tag Archives: TheScrivener’sFancy

*A Writing Chance

When I mentioned to a friend that, as my first piece for 2014, writing about writing was my exciting plan, he implored me, ‘For the love of Christ, don’t write one of those columns about how you don’t have an idea for a column!’ Then he referred again to one of his favourite anecdotes, about […]

*One Crazy Summer

Those who read The Scrivener’s Fancy with close attention will be aware that we are now, despite the frigid weather, to have a ‘summer break’. I imagine that it will be much like at the end of Gross Anatomy, when Matthew Modine, as maverick medical student Joe Slovak, has finished all his tough exams and also […]