So, I got past the first hurdle. I wrote the first draft of a novel.
But this isn’t new news.
The new news is about the editing.
Yes, I’m editing. Before I started writing the first draft, I hadn’t really… read more...Read More ›
Last week, when it was baking hot and everyone was sweating enough to fill their own swimming pool (oh no, wait, it’s pretty much still that hot), I shared a desktop wallpaper with you featuring one of my long… read more...Read More ›
It looms up on you without you even noticing. One day you’re typing/scribbling/arting away, the next you can barely lift your head under the weight of creative-sapping purple jellyfish, leaning on your shoulders and sucking ideas from your brain.
And… read more...Read More ›
Life as a freelancer can be lonely. Sometimes, typing away at your computer and fiddling on Photoshop while barely dressed in stripey pyjamas, you can suddenly realise you’ve not left the house for days. Even if you’re not the most… read more...Read More ›
Days, weeks, months, or even years of hard labour have been poured out of your sweating soul and plastered into the thing that sits before you. Your creation, your baby, all polished up and ready to present to the world… read more...Read More ›