Category Archives: literature

Writing Groups and Quick Sketches.

Sketch #1 The cracked paint flakes from the window frame, settling like cigarette ash into a small pile on the sill. The wood is dark with damp, rotted and pitted with woodworm. I can hear the gentle shuffles and coos … Continue reading

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It all Starts With the Beginning.

I had been struggling with the first few lines of my novel for a while. ┬áIt’s so important to hit the page with the right tone from the outset, and to draw your readers in, but all I seemed to … Continue reading

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Back Again. Preparing the Query Package

Back again and looking for an agent. Continue reading

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