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That eureka moment...

Like I said in yesterdays post; I know how the last scene of the book is going to look, the way I write my chapters is that I know the end destination; it’s just a case of getting there. 216 more words

Novel Writing

For An Instant

Through white noise
My lines
Find your eyes,
And for an instant
Our minds touch,
Inconceivable distance.

© Ben Truesdale and distilledvoice, 2015


The Power of a Visual Plot

Upon finishing the first draft of my novel, Unravelling Indigo, I felt firstly euphoric but that was quickly followed by a uncertainty, fear, and most importantly procrastination. 611 more words


Writer's Retreat 2016

I have found my writer’s retreat here for 2016. Care to join me for a two week trip through Italy-France in September next year?

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At this time of year everything is about halloween. The shops are all decorated and selling goods and children’s activities are planned in the theme. Even my writing group is embracing the theme. 74 more words


Take Control Of Your Event

It’s been a full summer of book launches, signings and sales for this author culminating in a long weekend of talks and vending. It was exhausting, yet profitable, a reminder that even something as pleasurable as writing can succeed only with the application of hard work––well directed hard work, which brings me to my thoughts. 751 more words

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Becoming a Character

Here’s another post under “Thoughts on Writing”.

Over the last four weeks, I’ve been receiving comments on the current draft of my third book. I have a lot of reason to be optimistic and a lot of work to do! 293 more words

Thoughts On Writing