August 12, 2019

"I could not extract one positive comment from the eight page report, but do you know what? It made me even more determined to write a publishable novel."

August 12, 2019

"Whether it’s medication or meditation, as your needs demand, get the support you need."

July 8, 2019

Why is the book set somewhere else? Have an answer for that and your journey has begun.

July 8, 2019

"The only way I would know was to ask the very people I wanted to base my novel on."

June 4, 2019

"Far from helping me to enrich my novel, research was stopping me from writing a good one."

May 20, 2019

Do you actually know your characters, or are they yet to emerge?

May 20, 2019

There are benefits to be found in removing the notion that writing requires writing space, and in writing fiction around ongoing human life.

May 7, 2019

Writers dig alone time. It’s our bread and butter. It gives us time to write, to think, to observe, to read…to walk around in our pants.

May 6, 2019

'Writing about a writer’s block is better than not writing at all.' - Charles Bukowski.

April 24, 2019

"Tell your new idea you appreciate it but explain firmly and kindly that you are busy right now and will get to it when you are done with your current project."

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