I want to write my novel, but…..(continued)

I want to write my novel, but…..(continued)

In my previous post on this subject, I covered fear of rejection and emotions as being possible reasons for not writing your book, but one of the biggest problems we face as writers is time management. There is always something else we think we should be doing –...
I want to write my novel, but……

I want to write my novel, but……

We can all find excuses for not writing: our job, the family, I’ll get to it when I retire…  After all, unless you’re getting paid for it and have a deadline, what’s the rush? However, life soon passes you by, and before you know it, you’re coming up to...
How our reading tastes change as we grow older…

How our reading tastes change as we grow older…

My reading tastes have changed and matured along with the rest of me. Here’s a reflection on what I thought was a ‘must-read’ at certain points in my life. What books do you remember reading as you grew up; did literature influence your life in any...
What makes tasty ‘Popcorn’ Fiction?

What makes tasty ‘Popcorn’ Fiction?

‘Popcorn Fiction’ is an umbrella term which covers a range of ‘Chick Lit’ from ‘Mummy Lit’ to throwaway holiday paperbacks. There are so many books like these out there already so, if you’ve decided to try your hand at writing your own, what secret ingredients are...