So early in December I found myself in the Kendal studios of BBC Radio Cumbria reading my extracts into a microphone. It was a bit like talking on the telephone but having to read my 5 extracts without mistakes was tough. I managed with only one fluff when I tried to correct a badly worded sentence on the fly! Then it was a case of waiting until the first week of January for my snippets to be broadcast.
In the meantime I had another surprise phone call asking if I would mind being phone interviewed on the Kevin Fernihough Fern on the Wireless show. They were doing an item about a decades overdue library book and wanted me as local with book connections to talk about it. I very nervously agreed and this was the result:
Then the first week of January I was featured in the Little Cumbria slot every day. I currently only have 3 of the appearances which I have put with a link to the original blog post:
I hope listening to my voice doesn't put you off my blog! At least my spoken voice was better than my singing one...