So you are writing your first novel. You have worked out your characters, plot and conflict. This process could take sometime because creative writing is an art and not a science, therefore individual writers have different approaches to writing fiction.
Continue reading “Writing your first novel – Part 2”
Let me jump right in and say if you are thinking of writing your first novel, well done! You are about to start a hefty task that is going to require a lot of your time and dedication. I salute you for your courage and self-belief.
Continue reading “Writing your first novel – Part 1”
Deep down there is a well bubbling,
it is threatening to overflow.
Whirling round and round picking up more strength
at it goes.
My mind can hardly contain my angst,
my lungs aching as a scream bursts from my body,
the echo of which can be heard around the world.
And I would give the world for
silence, peace and serenity.
Silence, peace and serenity.
I like the sound of that.
Until next time,
Happy writing, S
Here’s the thing. Being a writer is not the easiest thing to do. It’s lonesome, and can be unrewarding. Continue reading “Being a Writer”
If you stop to think for a moment about what you are attempting to achieve as a writer, it’s pretty awesome!
Continue reading “Research and the Creative Writer!”
To write is to express
To write is to shine a light on all that is unseen
To give hope
To illuminate all that is hidden
To write is to bring joy
Thank you everyone for your continued support during 2018 and before that. All your likes and comments are gratefully received and appreciated.
May 2019 bring you everything you could possibly want and more…
Happy New Year!
See you on the other side!
I dug this book off my shelf recently and I was glad I did. Then again, I am a big Michael Connolly fan!
Continue reading “Michael Connelly, Angels Flight – A Book Review”