Monthly Archives: August 2013

The second trilogy Part 2 – the work log

So far, the work on this new trilogy had been the essential embryonic gathering of ideas and seeing where they go. I get flashes of inspiration and add to the notes, not worrying whether there is any fit or coherence … Continue reading

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The other essential writing tools

All writers know that there are some basic necessities that one needs in order to be able to write properly.  These are amongst others, a clear and tidy space to work, a notebook for all the book ideas and status/management … Continue reading

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A timely reminder to backup……

Today, my normally trusted, reliable and let’s face it, essential computer did the unthinkable on me. It died. It died so well that no command were accepted and there was absolutely nothing I could do. Well, that isn’t strictly true, … Continue reading

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Join me on the journey for the making of a new trilogy

I would like to extend an invitation to you all to come with me on this very personal journey for the writing of my new fantasy faery story trilogy. It is so “NEW” that it doesn’t even have a title … Continue reading

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That long edit inspired a whole new piece of work

Yesterday I wrote about doing an edit to the second draft of my Trilogy Fendrel’s Tale Volume 3 The Forgotten Kingdom. In that blog I described how the edit had become its own beast and went out for a long walk in … Continue reading

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When a little addition becomes its own animal

I am in the post write editing and proof reading stages of 4 books. A trilogy and a completely different adult crime thriller. Every now and then, like all writers, I get a flash of something to “fix” or attend … Continue reading

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The joys of research

For a writer, one of the most interesting and rewarding things (apart from a multi-million pound advance) is the variety and depth of research that they can do, legitimately. A writer can research the types of and how to use … Continue reading

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