Season 7 of ‘The Walking Dead’ is upon us! The bad ass characters are a dream writing team. Take their advice. You’d be as brain dead as a zombie not to.
I miss the fire in my heart to write. I yearn for the highs of exciting ideas popping into my head. I am heartbroken that words have become obstacles rather than stepping stones.
Don’t be fooled into thinking the title of this post is literal; writing most certainly is NOT a piece of cake but it’s like it. Warning: you may get cake cravings.
Writers, nod along in painful recognition. Non-writers, send wine and chocolate. You’ll see we are a pretty messed up bunch. Spot the signs.
If I had a pound for every time someone asked me what being a writer entails, I’d be… skint seeing as the pound is worth naff all now. Here’s multitasking at its best.
The first draft of a novel brings joy and pain in equal measure. Finishing it can be tough but the ‘Firstie’ should alwaysw be loved and cherished.
I HAVE FINISHED THE FIRST DRAFT OF MY FIRST EVER, EVER NOVEL, PEOPLE! Shouty caps required to express this writing miracle. Let’s not mention editing…
Cautiously declaring that I’m getting near to the end of the first draft of my novel and silently cursing myself for now being publicly accountable!