The muse of Pula

Sep 13th, 2014 | By | Category: Writing

He reckoned he could do it in a week, or maybe ten days. If it worked, perhaps he could even put the journey down as a tax deductible expense; demonstrate to the accountant that it was a necessary piece of research, everyone else did that sort of thing. No-one he knew paid a fraction of the tax he paid. And why wouldn’t it work? Hadn’t Joyce himself made that journey and look at the inspiration he had found.

Planning the trip had not been easy, no-one else appeared to have …