Category: Writing

Exciting stuff 0

Exciting stuff

It’s not all gloom and doom in my household. One of the big projects I’m launching post graduation is my new press project.  It’s two parts at the moment – with the whole thing...

So, the new world order 3

So, the new world order

I discovered a couple of things this weekend – the first being I don’t like being out of control – meds haven’t changed how pressured I feel when things start dropping out-of-order. The second...

A bit of a dilema – at a crossroads 4

A bit of a dilema – at a crossroads

So, I’m taking part in another blogging challenge, the V7N one that Cricket runs (remember to share the love!) and I have a bit…. a lot of a dilemma. I need to start getting...

30 posts later – where I am, where I’m going etc 0

30 posts later – where I am, where I’m going etc

I noticed this morning that I hit the magical 30 post mark, from the 30 posts in 30 days (in my case, really it was 30 posts in 45 days!) and wanted to do...

Shameless self promotion – books, sites and how to encourage me ;) 1

Shameless self promotion – books, sites and how to encourage me ;)

One of the off list conversations I had with the people who were asking me about my stuff, and encouraging me not to be shy is to ask to have you guys urge me....

The 30 day V7N blog challenge and going forward 0

The 30 day V7N blog challenge and going forward

The last few days saw the ‘end’ of the V7N blogging challenge for many of us – a 30 day (starter at least) blogging challenge ran by the amazing Cricket Walker. But really, it’s...

Making it easier on myself 3

Making it easier on myself

I’m infamous for biting off more than I can chew – it might be the Scottish in me, it might be the fiery red hair – even though in that picture of me I...

The difference between writing for publication (traditionally) and blogging 0

The difference between writing for publication (traditionally) and blogging

One of the biggest discussions I’ve been involved in recently between some of my closer friends and some newbies alike, is what the difference between traditional publication and blogging actually is. SO I thought...

Ten more topics almost anyone can use 0

Ten more topics almost anyone can use

After the vast amount of comments and attention the ‘topics anyone can use’ series has generated, both on my blog and in private on the mentoring group where I was the guest speaker this...

Toys and tools for writers – part 2 – the novelist 0

Toys and tools for writers – part 2 – the novelist

Ok – so, one way or another, you’ve got the tools I recommended – whether you went with all free, or a mix of free and paid, or you’re ready to experiment with each....