Useful emerging writers resources

These are the books and resources on writing I've found most useful in the past two years, when my focus has been on establishing a writing practice and structuring methodology: Take off Your Pants by Libby Hawker Useful for structuring and character development This is probably the book I've found most useful for structure, so … Continue reading Useful emerging writers resources

Writing a novel: Both marathon and relay race

This week I was delighted to hear that a flash piece of mine is being published on the patreon of Black Hare Press. It's been 9 months since my last publication. That's enough time to incubate a baby, but not quite enough time (in my case) to finish a first novel. Over the past 9 … Continue reading Writing a novel: Both marathon and relay race

Stories of Survival

I forgot to post about this anthology when it was published in August 2021. When this was published I was knee-deep in emergency communications for COVID-19. At that time words for me were all about persuasion - convincing people to wear masks, to contact register and to get vaccinated. It wasn't all about the language, … Continue reading Stories of Survival