The Process: Stage 2 – Collecting Data

Back when I was going through leggedon I was swamped with things I needed to do. I had to remember to take drugs, exercise the leg, rest the leg, monitor what I was doing as well as what I was eating. At the time this felt completely overwhelming. I came close to breaking point on [...]

2016-10-17T17:13:29+00:00 February 24th, 2014|Writing|1 Comment

The Process: Stage 1 – Getting Organised

So I’ve had a lot of questions about the process I’m now using to write and which I used to produce the first draft of Black As Knight. It’s quite complex and comprehensive so the plan has always been to blog about it as I move onto the final draft of Thieving King. There is [...]

2016-10-17T17:13:29+00:00 February 17th, 2014|Writing|0 Comments

Becoming Sir Christopher Wren

As a writer I’ve always had the sort of relationship with process that if it were a Facebook status would read “it’s complicated”. You see, I honestly believe that any writer who doesn’t analyse what they do and try and understand with a view to improvement is never going to get anywhere. Arrogance is the [...]

2016-10-17T17:13:37+00:00 July 15th, 2013|Writing|0 Comments