My Writing Life - Blog

This is my blog about my writing life and my journey to self-publication and beyond
22 Pins110 Followers
I have just finished writing my 10,000 words and it feels great to have met my goal. Mind you, I know that lots of other people have met much higher targets but this was manageable for me and I hon...

I have just finished writing my 10,000 words and it feels great to have met my goal. Mind you, I know that lots of other people have met much higher targets but this was manageable for me and I hon...

Well today, I finally decided that it was about time to start this blog about my journey from would be writer to published author. I started my new romance novel in April this year and have now wri...

Well today, I finally decided that it was about time to start this blog about my journey from would be writer to published author. I started my new romance novel in April this year and have now wri...

Last night, I discovered this website for authors via Joanne Phillips' blog. I have uploaded the first few chapters of my novel and have already received a useful review. I would recommend it to ot...

Last night, I discovered this website for authors via Joanne Phillips' blog. I have uploaded the first few chapters of my novel and have already received a useful review. I would recommend it to ot...

It's been a good week for me, writing-wise and I wanted to let you know why. First of all, I am now working part-time rather than full-time which meant that I got a lot more writing done and what's...

It's been a good week for me, writing-wise and I wanted to let you know why. First of all, I am now working part-time rather than full-time which meant that I got a lot more writing done and what's...

I have been learning a lot of new vocabulary since I started writing this first novel of mine. One of these words has been 'pantser', meaning a writer who just sits down and writes without necessar...

I have been learning a lot of new vocabulary since I started writing this first novel of mine. One of these words has been 'pantser', meaning a writer who just sits down and writes without necessar...

As I explained in my last post, I have been editing the first part of my novel and rewriting large chunks of the story too. I have been reading a lot about the three act structure and trying to mak...

As I explained in my last post, I have been editing the first part of my novel and rewriting large chunks of the story too. I have been reading a lot about the three act structure and trying to mak...

It's not been a very good writing week this week. I have become mired in internet sites advising me about all the things I need to beware of with self-publishing and as a result, have had no time l...

It's not been a very good writing week this week. I have become mired in internet sites advising me about all the things I need to beware of with self-publishing and as a result, have had no time l...

Wow, I have finally broken the back of this in the past couple of days after a lot of procrastination. I started by importing my manuscript into Scrivener and then I split it up into parts, chapter...

Wow, I have finally broken the back of this in the past couple of days after a lot of procrastination. I started by importing my manuscript into Scrivener and then I split it up into parts, chapter...

I am all fired up today because I had an email reminding me that Camp NaNoWriMo has started and that I have signed up to write 10,000 words this month! It was just the pep talk I needed and I am go...

I am all fired up today because I had an email reminding me that Camp NaNoWriMo has started and that I have signed up to write 10,000 words this month! It was just the pep talk I needed and I am go...

So, I am now more than 80,000 words into my debut novel, as you may know. But, I am stuck on the ending. After much reflection, I have realised that this is because I haven't got the plot right. I ...

So, I am now more than 80,000 words into my debut novel, as you may know. But, I am stuck on the ending. After much reflection, I have realised that this is because I haven't got the plot right. I ...

Pinterest • The world’s catalogue of ideas
Search