On 21st of March 2016 I wrote a Document named Skeleton Outline. This was the first thing I ever wrote for my current manuscript and come this March, I will have been writing it for two years. Two bloody long years. And to be honest, I don’t have enough to show for it. Sure, I’ve … Continue reading Writing Resolution for 2018
Back in the beginning of December I went out and impulsively bought a couple of books, (as we all do). It wasn’t really enough to gloat about, but now Christmas is over, my reading list has grown enormously. The Beautiful Poetry of Donald Trump What if there's another side to Donald Trump? A sensitive, poetic … Continue reading December Book Haul
Synopsis: What if there's another side to Donald Trump? A sensitive, poetic side? Driven by this question, Rob Sears began combing The Donald's words for signs of poetry. What he found was a revelation. By simply taking the President Elect's tweets and transcripts, cutting them up and reordering them, he unearthed a trove of beautiful … Continue reading The Beautiful Poetry of Donald Trump by Rob Sears: Review
Love is the most important ingredient. Love of words. Of your characters and their flaws. Of truth. You are playing God, but it has to be a loving God.
Find more about T5W here! This week is 2018 Wishlist, things in books you want in 2018 and I've got very specific list of things I want from 2018! More Classic Magic: A lot of the fantasy books I read in 2017 didn't actually have any fantastically elements and I'm getting dragon-withdrawal. What I really … Continue reading Top 5 Wednesday: 2018 Wishlist
Read your work aloud. You'll notice more mistakes that way.
The hardest bit of writing always comes at the 30,000 word mark. Keep going. After 50,000, the hill slopes in your favour.