Författararkiv: harrietdumont

BEST OPPORTUNITY EVER, long time coming

Shouldn’t we just buy a ship and go be pirates in the Caribbean? Usually, that’s just a romantic day dream, with a hundred points of impossibility and realism stopping it. But at the moment, one major point is a little … Läs mer

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There will be more, but not tomorrow

The BEST  thing is talking to people who liked my book and having more good things to tell them. A little bit less great is telling them they have to wait. One person: ”Pirates are brilliant, but, you know, fashionwise … Läs mer

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The pirates are coming

It is still my hope, of course, that I will begin a new trend of people writing queer pirate smut fantasy – and now it seems, at the very least, that there is more pirate fantasy coming! Some new and soon … Läs mer

Publicerat i Okategoriserade, pirate books, pirates | 3 kommentarer

”Writing what you know”

Two nice and complementary quotes on the cliché of ”writing what you know”: ”Bad books on writing tell you to ‘WRITE WHAT YOU KNOW’, a solemn and totally false adage that is the reason there exist so many mediocre novels … Läs mer

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Lollipop lollipop, Jolly Roger i topp!

Ibland säger jag jargongmässigt att The Incorrigible är på engelska för att det inte går att prata piratiska på svenska, med kapten Efraim Långstrump som enda undantag. Det undantaget är naturligtvis fel! Idag minns och saknar och sörjer vi Lennart … Läs mer

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Who was Harriet Dumont?

Back when Harriet was a secret pseudonym, she needed a birthday to create a Facebook account, and I chose today, November 9, because that is the date (in 2008) I started the first draft of the first version of The … Läs mer

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Book fair at the library!

Malmö City Library is getting LGBTQ certified, and have been celebrating this all week – culminating today with a book and comics fair, and me and my pirates were there! It was a really wonderful day, a wide range of … Läs mer

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