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  • 20Mar

    The Process Stage 3: Serious Word Count

    (Writing) 3 Comments
    So last weekend I wrote 18,412 words on the novel. I also found time to go for a run twice, watch TV, write a 800 word blog [...]  Read More →
  • 17Mar

    Tornado Chasers

    (TV) No Comments
    My absolute favourite TV programme isn’t on television.  You can’t even buy it on DVD or Blu-Ray.  Instead it is bought and [...]  Read More →
  • 12Mar

    Ghosts of Past Drafts

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    Work is progressing with Thieving King but I’ve found it more difficult than I thought. Part of this is because I’ve trod [...]  Read More →
  • 11Mar

    New Fantasy-Faction Article On Upping Your Word Count

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    My latest article has gone live over at Fantasy-Faction, looking at 10 ways to up your word count.  I was a little nervous [...]  Read More →
  • 07Mar

    The Two-Hundred Club

    (Geocaching, Writing) No Comments
    My writing has really suffered this week.  I’m not sure whether it’s because this is a 3rd draft going over the same stuff, [...]  Read More →
  • 26Feb

    Thieving King Revision 3 Outline Is Done

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    If there’s one thing that’s more difficult than planning a novel, it’s taking an existing plan and reworking it. I’ve talked [...]  Read More →