Category Archives: Writing

Novel 0.5

It’s been 3 months since my last update and the novel’s hit an interesting point. In terms of word count, I’m up to 46,187, so a comfortable half-way, if not slightly more, but in terms of plot I’m almost at … Continue reading

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Bribing myself to write

It’s been 3 months since my last novel-writing update, so here’s a new one… My writing-frequency slowed down in the run up to Christmas. And by ‘slowed down’ I mean stopped. I don’t think I wrote much in December at … Continue reading

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Novel update

It’s been 3 months since this post, where I mentioned that I’d started writing a novel. I therefore felt like it was time for an update on my progress – maybe I’ll try and make it a quarterly thing. Progress … Continue reading

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Novel to be writing

I promised back in January that I was going to start a new novel and that I’d write a future blog post about it. 6 months later and I’ve finally managed it. I’m not the greatest with the self-motivation, which is why … Continue reading

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Flash Fiction Publication

I found out on Friday that a piece of flash fiction I wrote is being published in an anthology by Forward Poetry. Yes, they mostly publish poetry (hence the name), but they’ve delved into flash fiction recently too. My work’s … Continue reading

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National Poetry Month and Gender-Neutral Toys (of course those things go together!)

As it is National Poetry Month in the UK at the moment, I thought I’d upload a fairly recent one of mine. I wrote it a few months ago for possible inclusion in a book. It didn’t make it in, … Continue reading

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