I’m currently working on a novel which I began in early 2018. I was very lucky to get a manuscript critique from The Literary Consultancy through Arts Council England’s Free Reads Scheme, via Writing East Midlands.

Here are my blog posts about writing:

 

Blogging

10 things I’ve learned about social media in 1 month

10 useful writing tips for bloggers

How I write book reviews

My 1st blog birthday!

 

The writing process

5 myths about writing fiction

There’s a book inside my head…

Recipe for a psychological thriller!

 

Creative writing

‘I have triumphed / Fought the advancing centuries and won.’ [my poem about Newark Castle]

Who is lurking in the red mist? [extract from a fragment of novel written in 2007]

Muse: a poem [tribute to the band Muse]

You Lost Me, I Found You [a life story]

Series about the awkward moments in life: Pavement battles, Touching hands, Horrible cooking, No name.

Hamlet’s Bookish Poem [in honour of Shakespeare’s birthday]

The Eye [a short story]

Procrastination: a poem

 

Author interviews

Luke Richardson, author of Kathmandu

 

If you go to the home page, you can see all of my most recent posts.