It's coming up to that time of year when the UK SFF writing community gather in some bar under the guise of the Fantasycon convention. This year's event is in Scarborough and I'll not only be attending but taking part in a panel Wanted: Dead or Alive Saturday, September 24 @ 10:00 pm - [...]
Rewriting is a very interesting process. As someone who writes pretty cohesive first drafts, the whole concept of rewriting has been a little alien to me. I’ve done the subtle change and chapter rewrite here and there, but rewriting is something that I’ve had to really learn over the last year. 2015 was an incredibly [...]
With May taken over with preparation and execution of my 2016 storm chase I've been remiss in letting everyone know about my latest Fantasy-Faction article. In it, I look at how you can use Scrivener to organise your research and notes. Be sure to check it out!
A year ago, a group of friends and I were all sat at Eastercon talking about our hopes and dreams as writers. We ended up all agreeing we’d take the novels we had and submit them to agents. And so I ended up coming home and compiling a list of three agents who were setting [...]
For all those of you who are budding authors or short story writers, I've started the first in a series of articles I plan to write this year on using Scrivener. I think it's a great tool but I found that because it is so flexible it can be difficult to know how to get [...]