Monthly Archives: October 2010

Techie-Diversion

Apologies to those of you who are extremely web-savvy, you may wish to look away now. For the rest of us, I just wanted to point out that you can subscribe to my RSS feed under the ‘Meta’ heading at … Continue reading

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Counting down…

Just over 2 days to go until NaNo begins, and I’ve been winding down a little. In preparation for writing almost 2000 words a day for the next month, I’ve not been doing a great deal this week. Although I … Continue reading

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Wordless Wednesday

Every Wednesday we post a photo to inspire your writing.

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Interview with Keris Stainton

With only 7 days to go until the start of this year’s NaNoWriMo, I interviewed YA author Keris Stainton about her NaNo experiences. Keris Stainton’s first book for young adults, Della Says: OMG!, came out in May. Her second, set … Continue reading

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Wordless Wednesday

Every Wednesday we feature a photograph to inspire your writing. Photograph courtesy of Flickr user eqqman

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Building characters

In preparation for this year’s NaNoWriMo, I’ve been looking at various character sheets – questions to ask yourself about your characters, in order to get to know them better. Obviousy not all questions relate to all characters, but they do … Continue reading

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Writing Essentials

Here are my top ten essentials for writing: a netbook – for when you’re out and about, or when you want to get the words down quickly or are editing. I’ve got a Samsung NC10. a funky notebook – I … Continue reading

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