My short piece, The Outer Shell, won the Wild Atlantic Writing Award for Flash Fiction! You can read the story and an interview with me here.
Summary: I feel like I got a lot done this week, but without feeling overwhelmed or as if I had to spend more time on things than I wanted, which is good! Monday: I wrote my reviews for Barbenheimer. I also wrote a review of a book I decided to give up on. […]
Summary: This was six-day writing/editing/project week, after four seven-day weeks in a row! I’m not sure how I’m doing this, but long may it continue (at least in enthusiasm and productivity, if not actual days). Monday: I wanted to get a lot done today, so I sat at my desk like a proper worker […]
Summary: It was all Stanley all the time this week – though I did also get some paid editing work done and made some progress on my own projects. But Stanley the bear has now launched his online campaign to reach as many hearts as possible! Monday: Back to work after a lovely and […]
Do you ever feel like you’re constantly being bombarded by information and you find it difficult to relax and hear your own voice amidst all the noise? Today’s human world is full of fantastic ways to entertain and distract ourselves, no matter where we are or what we’re doing – streaming TV, podcasts, audiobooks, […]
My short story, Stanley’s the One, was longlisted for the 2023 Parracombe Prize and is included in this year’s competition anthology – you can buy a copy here.
Summary: My third seven-day writing/editing week in a row! And I’m still excited about both my paid editing work and my own personal projects! So, that’s nice… Monday: Back to reality after my amazing writing retreat of last week… And I really did go back to reality, as I spent nearly five hours thoroughly […]
Summary: Phenomenal writing retreat, exciting new paid editing clients, a massive mindset shift regarding what to do with the nonfiction book, plus a solid idea for my next novel! Fantastic progress on all fronts! Monday: New week, still on retreat! This morning, the subconscious crew started rewriting the opening scene of Legacy in my […]