Writers Pep Talk

Writers Pep Talk

Have you ever been in a writing slump? And by that, I’m not referring to writers’ block where you’re stuck on a plot or specific part of a story. (that’s another blog post 🙂 But in a deeper, gooey slump where you can’t or won’t...
Story Ideas

Story Ideas

Question of the day: How do you come up with story ideas? My ideas are mainly sparked by random things. A word, an image, a conversation…it could be anything, it’s that random. Just recently, I visited Holkham Hall a gorgeous estate in Norfolk and I returned home with...
Writers Pep Talk

June Highlights

Is it the end of June already? For me, it’s been a month full of twists and turns and at times an emotional roller coaster for lots of reasons, personal and professional. However, I managed to sneak in lots of writing and reading and connected with fantastic writers...
Thursday Teaser

Thursday Teaser

I made some great progress on my WIP self-edits this week and thought to post a little teaser of this scene. It’s one of my favourites when my MC really grasps the danger she is in. Want to guess the genre of the book? My MC is in a dark, ghostly pit and...
On writing a Novel

On writing a Novel

A friend recently asked me how I can possibly write a full-length novel and finish it? The shortest answer I gave was one word at a time. One word quickly turns into a sentence, a paragraph, a scene, a chapter…and a book. But I also mentioned that for me, before I...