"Why Richard, it profits a man nothing to give his soul for the whole world. But for Wales?" Paul Scofield as Sir Thomas More in A Man for All Seasons
I went into advertising in the first place because the novel I wrote was a bomb almost as soon as it came out of the typewriter (yes, I wrote it on a typewriter not too long after Edison beat out Tesla in that whole alternating- versus direct-current squabble).
Now, after thirty-five years of putting words to work for other people, I’m making myself one of my own clients by writing novels I can share with you.