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Survive and Thrive: The #YASurvivalGuide event

On Tuesday, I braved sunshine, sweat and the Oxford Tube to head down to Waterstones in Kensington for an event I’d been looking forward to for ages – A Young Adult’s Survival Guide, with the four fantastic authors Non Pratt, … Continue reading

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Two Kinds of Sprint

It’s been a while since I’ve posted. No real reason why – just work, life and writing taking up more time than I’d expected, as they do. Plus, I took up a new hobby, one I never ever thought I’d … Continue reading

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Fifteen Minutes

Since I’ve been freelancing (over a year now, yikes), I’ve noticed what I shall call the Freelancer’s Scale of Jobs to Concentration. The more jobs you have – both individual tasks and actual paid employment – the more guilty you feel … Continue reading

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Work in Progress: Writing Sigyn, Post Six – The Right Shape

I haven’t blogged much lately, partly because I’ve been buried up to my neck in tutoring, but also, partly, for the best reason – because my WIP, my weird Norse-gods-as-teenagers story is finally, FINALLY, starting to go well. My previous posts might … Continue reading

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Work in Progress: Writing Sigyn, Post Four – The Wrong Shape

I haven’t blogged here for a few weeks. First I was on holiday, and then…well, nothing, really. There was no real reason I didn’t write any blogs, except that I couldn’t think of a single thing to write. Writer’s block … Continue reading

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When All Else Fails: Writing motivation

As you might be able to tell from the fact that this post is two days late, I’ve been having a little bit of a problem with focus and motivation. My WIP, Sigyn, is actually going well for once, but other writing … Continue reading

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All The Fuzzy Plot-Threads (a song for writers)

On Monday 20th July, I went to see They Might Be Giants perform at Rough Trade Records. I’ll blog about that properly in due course, but I mention it here for context. I’ve been listening to TMBG’s latest album, particularly this song: … Continue reading

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