Finding Time to Write: SOLVED

Good afternoon bloggers of Europe and Africa. Good morning bloggers of Canada, US and South America. Good Evening bloggers of the Middle East, Eastern Asia, Australia and New Zealand. Everyone covered? No? Well sod it. I’ve read quite a lost of posts regarding this topic. Let’s be honest with one another, reader, we’ve seen it…

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Cowboy Cafe

The story so far, unedited because I wanted to get content on here and then edit after. Get some feedback. It’s also unfinished so if you don’t like spoilers don’t read, but if you, like me, friggin’ love a bit of literature then scroll on down! (Main pic is closest thing I could get to…

The thing about short stories

A man once said, “Writing is a struggle against silence.” That bloke was Carlos Fuentes and I have not a bloody clue who he was until I googled him but the saying still rings true. Like an Oxford church bell. For a while, as mentioned in my previous post, I have been plagued by this…

Finishing my first novel…

It has been quite an unhealthy amount of time since my last blog on here. That needs to change, immediately and shall do so what with my current proactive behaviour with my first novel. So I’ll start from the beginning, as is always best. I’ve written over 21,000 words, character profiled, plotted, sub plotted, researched…

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Drippy the Rain Drop

Here’s a short-story about a rain drop called Drippy. I wrote it in an alarmingly short space of time when I was huddled inside my families craft shop. My imagination suddenly sparked. I could write about anything. Anything my Nan asked? What about a rain drop…   It was your typical average day for a…

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NaNoWriMo Fallout and Christmas 2013

Hello writers of the web. Dwellers in the wordpress universe and no doubt #amwriting hashtaggers. I come to you after the 30th of November, the final day of NaNoWriMo. It is with sad news that I did not complete my 50,000 words. In fact, I didn’t even do half of that at 25,000. It was…

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My Troubles with NaNoWriMo

Tragedy has struck me already. I am over 20,000 words behind! I started NaNoWriMo (National November Writing Month) on the 1st as with everyone else and was hitting a good 1.5k words a day. It was going so well, until I became swamped with work and neglected it. Something I can’t excuse. So what did…