Baby Steps

I’ll be honest… the writing 2016 is off to a slow start. Part of it is simply being busy on other things but a significant chunk is that after writing 600,000 words in 2015, my brain needs to recharge. […]

January 18th, 2016|Process, Writing|0 Comments

New Fantasy-Faction Article

Over at Fantasy-Faction I have a new article up that would benefit anyone currently struggling with their writing. I give you the one piece of advice you'll need this year to propel you and your writing forward. Be sure to check it out!

January 15th, 2016|Process, Writing|0 Comments

2015 – The Year Of Hard Work

2015 was my Year of Hard Work. I had quite a simple philosophy, it would be the year I knuckle down and work my arse off. I’d follow up any opportunity and keep my irons in every available fire, so to speak. Having spent the previous year perfecting my organisation I was confident that I could juggle multiple activities without losing track of what needed doing when. […]

December 30th, 2015|Process, Productivity, Writing|0 Comments

New Fantasy-Faction Article Published

My latest article for Fantasy-Faction was recently published, in which I try and offer some practical suggestions for what you should be doing in December now that NaNoWriMo is over. Be sure to check it out! http://fantasy-faction.com/2015/what-to-do-in-december-now-nanowrimo-is-over

December 15th, 2015|Writing|0 Comments

R And R

So technically I’m on strict instructions from my agent to recharge.  After an intense 5 month rewrite slog, I’ve earned myself a little time off. […]

November 17th, 2015|Writing|0 Comments

10 Things They Never Told You About NaNoWriMo

My latest article for Fantasy-Faction went live earlier this week.  Given that it's NaNoWriMo I thought it only right to do a piece for all of you currently slogging your way through 50,000 words.  So this month I give you a list of 10 things they never told you about participating in NaNoWriMo.  Be sure to [...]

November 6th, 2015|Writing|0 Comments

Year of Hard Work – October Report

So here we are, into the last couple of months of the year and approaching the end of my year of hard work.  I certainly don’t think I underestimated how hard this year would be, but I could never have guessed what a rollercoaster it would be.  And it’s not even over yet. […]

November 5th, 2015|Productivity, Publishing, Writing|0 Comments

Half A Million Words

So on the evening of the 31st November 2015, I hit a milestone of having written 500,000 words so far this year. […]

November 3rd, 2015|Productivity, Writing|0 Comments

Pokemon Go Article

In my latest article for GPSTracklog, I report on the upcoming location-based Pokemon game coming from the developers of Ingress.  Be sure to check out my article here: http://gpstracklog.com/2015/10/could-pokemon-become-the-next-big-gps-game.html

October 30th, 2015|Geocaching, Writing|0 Comments

NaNoWriMo Preparation Article

NaNoWriMo begins this weekend and I recently did this article for Fantasy-Faction on prepping for the big event.  Be sure to check it out.  http://fantasy-faction.com/2015/preparing-for-nanowrimo

October 28th, 2015|Process, Writing|0 Comments