Monthly Archives: March 2013

Success in Writing

SATURDAY, 30 MARCH 2013 What is success and how do we measure it?This question is a tricky one, because success can mean different things to different people.  It all starts with the question: who and what do you write for? … Continue reading

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Short story uploaded.

THURSDAY, 28 MARCH 2013 I have uploaded my short story ‘A Stranger in the Night’ onto a separate page on my blog.  Please feel free to read it and provide any feedback.I suppose here I’d like to say that constructive … Continue reading

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How long?

How long to wait: that is the question. How long should I leave my novel for before I go back to it and go over it and over it and over it and tweak it and… How long is long … Continue reading

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A bit about the craft.

I really enjoy listening to others talk about their writing, whether it be some famous author that I’m watching on the internet, or one of my many colleagues that happens to write too (it’s true; the world of low-paid and … Continue reading

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Why start now?

Why do I feel that now is the time to start this?  I suppose it’s because I feel ready to take things seriously – no that’s not right.  I do that with my work anyway.  Perhaps what I mean is … Continue reading

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The beginnings of something?

This is a blog (another one in the ether) about my trials and tribulations as I try to get my novels published.  I suppose I should start with a bit about me, what I write, why I write, why anyone … Continue reading

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