Seven Pleasure Paths

Welcome!  This page is to help you find your way around the 400+ posts on this site via seven pleasure paths.

Path 1: Original fiction

Blood Summit by Leigh Turner

Pick up my Berlin thriller Blood Summit and you won’t put it down.  If you read the novel in a book group, you may find Blood Summit: reading group questions helpful.

Leigh Turner Seven Hotel Stories

My Seven Hotel Stories feature the world’s most homicidal hotel manager, Ms N; her beautiful but naive ally, Tatiana; and Ms N’s unique methods of dealing with awkward hotel guests.  Read a complete Hotel Story free here.

Eternal Life by Leigh Turner

My speculative comedy thriller Eternal Life explores what might happen if it became possible to sell your life expectancy for a pot of cash. Sounds like a winner all-round, right? Wrong.

You can read more about all my books at my book archive.

Path 2:  Writing tips

Do you want to improve your writing technique?  You can see tips about writing under my Writing Tips category.  Examples include:

I review writing courses:

I set out tips about journalism here:

Path 3: Existential and women

Reflections on happiness, the meaning of life, and women, e.g.:

James Joyce

Path 4: Reviews

I was prompted to start writing reviews by so enjoying the awesome Anthony Trollope that I felt I had to share him.  I received a strong response, so thought I would try a few others.  You can see them all or sample the list below:


Path 5: The latest thing

If you’re a regular visit, you can browse my latest blogs.  I write a new post every week or two.  Do have a browse!  Recent pieces include: John Connolly’s Charlie Parker Novels: Read them, written after I interviewed this outstanding thriller write in Vienna.

John Connolly in Vienna

Top thriller writer John Connolly generously buying a copy of my Berlin thriller “Blood Summit

Path 6: Videos

Since I introduced my “5 pleasure paths” I have also set up a Video Page where you can see recordings of some of my readings.  Excellent entertainment.

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Path 7: Hard to categorise

OK.  Too many paths.  But I can’t leave out these:

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