• falling-into-the-same-trap
    General,  Novels

    Don’t Fall Into The Same Trap As Me

    +1 Mistakes happen. It is how we learn from them that counts. I am paying for mine now, so please make sure you don't fall into the same trap as me when it comes to publishing your novel. The truth is, I published my debut novel Kiss From A Dragon too early. Far too early. So keen was I to see my pride and joy made available to the public, I published well before it was ready. It was a mistake I will live with for the rest of my live. But to say I have learned from this mistake is a mild understatement. What went wrong? It took me…

  • Light at the end of the tunnel

    Light At The End Of The Tunnel

    0 It is fair to say that July has been a bit of a write-off for writing. So here, at last, is my August 2020 update – light at the end of the tunnel. At the moment, writing for me is not (unfortunately) my main job. I wish to was, and one day I hope it will be. But for now, I am stuck in a job I don’t like, working for a company that takes me for granted. Yes, I am lucky to have a job in this day-and-age. However this one isn’t doing my health much good at the moment. As a result, time for writing has been…

  • Insecure Writers Support Group
    IWSG,  Novels

    IWSG August – Where Does Form Come From?

    0 This month’s IWSG August optional question was to do with : Where does form come from? Purpose: To share and encourage. Writers can express doubts and concerns without fear of appearing foolish or weak. Those who have been through the fire can offer assistance and guidance. It’s a safe haven for insecure writers of all kinds!Posting: The first Wednesday of every month is officially Insecure Writer’s Support Group day. Post your thoughts on your own blog. Talk about your doubts and the fears you have conquered. Discuss your struggles and triumphs. Offer a word of encouragement for others who are struggling. Visit others in the group and connect with your fellow writer – aim…