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Short overview video about my life in writing and publishing

I’ve just uploaded a short video I made, based on some presentations I’ve made recently, which is a bit of an overview of my life and career in writing and publishing. 22 more words


19th of June 2019

Good evening folks! Yesterday I wrote 237 words, and today I’ve written 1258……. Yeah I can see a slight difference there. How did I wrote a thousand words more today than yesterday? 287 more words


3 Steps to Writing your Best First Draft

Building your Writing Practice – Workout Wednesday

Step 1. Get your first draft down.

Just sit down and type until you think you are done. Take a deep breath, maybe a sip of coffee or tea – or gin. 545 more words

Letting Go

Somehow last night I crossed 1,000 followers and for someone who had like 200 followers my first 10 years on Twitter that’s just insane.

I started posting more actively a couple of months back after leaving Facebook, with a vague sense that I might find an audience here. 373 more words


Find Your Work-Life Balance

This tightrope walk is how I feel most days. I’m trying to keep my career, my home life, my family life, my writing life in balance. 299 more words

Writerly Life

Floating Poems

I once wrote a poem that floated. At least it looked like it in the way you can’t see the strings behind any good piece of writing. 638 more words