Perhaps the biggest rambling thought that crosses my mind about this project is: Is my work even any good? Writers seem to consistently struggle with self-doubt, and we never feel too great about what we create. We are, after all, our own worst critics. Alongside the lack of time I seem to find nowadays, this… Continue reading Road to Publication | Blog 3
What else is good to organise when you’re looking to get published? Headshots, of course! I’ve had a series coming back from a photoshoot I attended over the weekend, and the photographer worked hard with me to create my authorial “brand” in images alone. Her work was magnificent! Immensely happy with what was produced.
This will be a series of blogs about my thoughts and process I go through in order to get my work published! Today’s prevailing thought: I was completely unprepared for the time-consuming nature of the process and the research involved. Working full time and then trying to scrounge some motivation to edit and write to… Continue reading Road to Publication | Blog 1
It’s been a short while since I’ve posted anything creative to my blog here, and there’s a reason for that… I’ve been working to finalise a short story collection after talking about it for a couple of years!! Procrastination is strong, sometimes. As such, my posts here will become a lot more blog-like as opposed… Continue reading A Small Update!
Assuming I have avid readers who read every post I submit here on my writing blog, people will know that I am currently neck-deep in writing my Postgraduate dissertation. The subject matter for this focuses on showing meaningful excerpts of my debut novel, ‘Life Before Death’ in the ‘Shattered Destinies’ series of books I have… Continue reading A Dissertation Reality: What they DON’T tell you about writing a Dissertation
Here goes something. Namely, my latest writing project. I have been hard at work writing and putting together my debut novel; a book entitled ‘Life Before Death’. It is the second book in a trilogy named ‘Shattered Destinies’, and I am also using excerpts from this novel in progress for my Masters Dissertation. Historical fiction… Continue reading Life Before Death: Book II of Shattered Destinies
Some summery insight, because why not? Wine and Gatorade was never normally an acceptable mix, but in the height of summer, it was all but encouraged. Laying out in direct sunlight was a health hazard, surely? Just slap on some sunscreen in summer and get on with it! Absorb that Vitamin D, store it away for… Continue reading Sunny Days