Eyes on the YA Book Prize

Love Young Adult fiction? Love Irish and UK writers? Well, you’re bound to love the YA Book Prize then.

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I'm Doing NaNoWriMo!

(*cracks knuckles*)

I’ve found that one of the best ways to motivate yourself to doing a thing is to tell other people you’re doing that thing – it’s working for this blog because it’s public, it worked for my A-level results because I told my friends it’d be UCL or nothing, and it worked to help me hit 600 hours of Football Manager 2013 because I could talk about that glorious game with my Dad on a regular basis. 850 more words

I Suck

National Novel Writing Month (NaNoWriMo) 2014

In 2013 was my first time experiencing the whirlwind commitment known as NaNoWriMo. I had so much fun and saw so much growth in my style and approach to writing that this year the thought of National Novel Writing Month is a big HELLS YEAH. 7 more words

Eve Mann

This is a Really Bad Time to Have Major Story Issues

I kind of assumed I’d be blogging more this month, but I guess that’s not happening. I blame the dog (because I can, not because it’s at all her fault). 551 more words


A Fly on the Wall of NaNoPrep

As I sat with my fellow NaNo prepper M yesterday in our usual Sunday library corner, I managed to get all of the plot for “Curse of Camlann” I’d already sketched out officially written down. 356 more words


Kickstarter Finished!

The Kickstarter is over! Thanks again to everyone who was so supportive; I can’t tell you how much I appreciate this chance.

From now until November 1st, I’ll be focusing on two things: prepping for NaNoWriMo 2014 and finishing all of my paid freelance work assignments. 70 more words

Urban Fantasy