Novel writing is neither glamorous nor torturous. There’s few fancy coffees and little to no dramatic tearing of manuscripts*. Usually, it’s just me, myself and my laptop. Continue reading “What Writing a Novel Is Really Like”
I know I’m not alone in finding it difficult to let go. Whether it’s letting go of the past, a person or a place a lot of these feelings can manifest in our possessions, making it hard to let go of physical items.
I kept a holey, shrunken dress for years Continue reading “When to let go: using possessions to create character.”
When I moved to Devon in September 2016 to start my Creative Writing MA at Exeter University, one of the things I was most looking forward to was living near the sea. Continue reading “My Exeter Bucket List”
Whether we like it or not, the stories we consume help to shape us as people. And if you are a writer, they will also rub off on your writing. Continue reading “All Writers Steal”