When Will Someone Say Yes?

“It is fresh, face paced and I would like to read it to the end.” Late last year I entered the first part of my manuscript into a competition. First prize included a large amount of cash plus the writing currency needed to attract major attention from publishers. I had almost forgotten about the competitionContinue reading “When Will Someone Say Yes?”

I Love You, But We Need A Break

(A letter to my protagonist) In the words of every reality tv contestant and judge, what a journey. Two years ago was when your words went onto paper. Of course I realise you were with me much longer than that. You’ve been lingering around in my head for more years than I would like toContinue reading “I Love You, But We Need A Break”

Becoming A Writer

I always wanted to be a writer. I’d been studying my whole life as a reader, but it wasn’t enough. There are many more readers than writers out there. I needed to do more so I began to read about writing, took a short course, listened to podcasts. I bombard myself with writing knowledge butContinue reading “Becoming A Writer”

What Is My Book About?

Since announcing to the world I had written a novel, I’ve been asked many times; “What is your book about?” It’s a great question and a natural one, it’s certainly the first question I would ask someone. However every time it is asked I want to scamper away because I haven’t yet formulated an answer.Continue reading “What Is My Book About?”