Writing Posts

A Pointless Fear

I started writing the first draft* of a fantasy standalone novel called BLOOD PRICE last week. I'm pretty excited about it's progress, considering I have 20,000 solid words down that, once upon a time, I thought were complete rubbish, and still over two months to get the rest of the words written, so I'm pretty… Continue reading A Pointless Fear

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The Musings Behind “The Start of the World”

I had a lot of fun writing the latest short story for the Muses, which you can read here. I'd love to hear your thoughts and see what you thought about it. But not only that story, but also the stories from the rest of the Muses from this prompt, if you have the time… Continue reading The Musings Behind “The Start of the World”

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Harsh Personal Truths

Months have passed since I began questioning my identity--and my claim--as a writer. Since November, I've struggled to write anything, which has hit me harder than it ever has before. Back when I really started writing more consistently (and tentatively say seriously), I'd still always go months without writing anything, before picking a project back up… Continue reading Harsh Personal Truths

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Dun, Dun, Dun: Announcement Time!

Amidst all of the craziness in the past month, a lot of it falling into the negatively charged and emotionally draining realm, there has also been a very positive, inspiring and exciting flame that has been growing; something that started out as a surprise to me, after being an extended an invitation, and now, something… Continue reading Dun, Dun, Dun: Announcement Time!