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Top Three Romantic Places to Write

I don’t know about you, but some days, when sitting at my desk to write is like falling through to a world full of distractions, I like to change it up a bit. I sit in another seat, curl up … Continue reading

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How to Write With Dice

Some days, it can feel like trying to write is like trying to squeeze a watermelon through a pin-sized hole in your brain. I’ve set myself the challenge to write for one hour a day this year, which so far … Continue reading

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Who has time for writing?

I’ve been finding is so hard to write anything at all lately, mainly because I have so many things going on. I have until September to come up with 15,000 of delightful novel words to submit for my dissertation and yet each … Continue reading

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How to Write a Good Short Story

I wanted to share this great advice from Kurt Vonnegut on how to write a good short story. My favourite point is: Be a sadist– make awful things happen to the character, no matter how nice they are, to enable … Continue reading

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Just a quick note to say that one of my short stories, Beetle, is now published on the Dead Ink. Here’s the link if you fancy a read and feel free to leave a comment: http://deadinkbooks.com/archives/648 It’s a short story … Continue reading

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