Tag Archives: passion

The joys of free writing

Athletes of all kinds often say that when they are doing things automatically with freedom, skill, and success that they “are in the zone.”  Those of you who can remember back to Headingly 1981 saw two of the finest examples … Continue reading

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The magic of Swanwick

Here I am in the main lounge sitting quietly after a presentation this morning on ebook publishing. There are four others in the room with me and they are engrossed in their writing or reading something. Other courses are going … Continue reading

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Museums and art galleries, more great resources for writers

Writers are constantly on the look out for the next idea for a book or scene/character in a book they are writing. I have written many posts in this blog and my sister writing blog, http://www.thrillingwriting.wordpress.com about where writers can get their inspiration … Continue reading

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Take every opportunity

A writing acquaintance of mine who I meet up with at the Writers’ Summer School, Swanwick in August each year is a wonderful lady. A writer, journalist, and all round good egg, she has written over 50 books and is … Continue reading

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Selling your books to bookshops

Okay, so you’ve self published your own book and done it the old fashioned way and have hundreds if not thousands of copies in boxes filling every available space in your home. I know, I have been that writer. What … Continue reading

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Writers – there is plenty of room for all of us

When I attend writers gatherings of various sorts, I often hear other writers questioning whether there is enough space in the market for all of us. Naturally they are worried that saturation point will be reached and there simply isn’t … Continue reading

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My busy autumn and winter, so far

Some of you may have noticed that my usual many times a week postings have dried up a bit of late. There are good reasons for this. It has been because of my writing and it is time to fill … Continue reading

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