Category: Creative Writing

#IWSG July 2019: Seeing myself in my characters

#IWSG July 2019: Seeing myself in my characters

It’s time for another Insecure Writer’s Support Group post to boost my confidence and encourage myself to engage with the writing community. The IWSG post on the first Wednesday of every month. This month’s co-hosts are:  Erika Beebe, Natalie Aguirre, Jennifer Lane, MJ Fifield, Lisa Buie-Collard, and Ellen @ The Cynical Sailor!  July is here! The sun is shining and my holidays are […]

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#IWSG June 2019: Why I love to read and write fantasy

#IWSG June 2019: Why I love to read and write fantasy

It’s time for another Insecure Writer’s Support Group post to boost my confidence and encourage myself to engage with the writing community. The IWSG post on the first Wednesday of every month. This month’s co-hosts are:  Diane Burton, Kim Lajevardi,Sylvia Ney, Sarah Foster, Jennifer Hawes, and Madeline Mora-Summonte!  I can’t believe we’re half way through the year already! I’m in the thick […]

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A-Z of My Writing Life (Master List)

A-Z of My Writing Life (Master List)

Here’s the master list of all my posts from the Blogging from A-Z Challenge 2019. My theme was ‘my writing life’ and throughout April I blogged about my writerly inspirations, frustrations and celebrations. Awesome Authors Benefits of Blogging Connecting with the Community and Cheating with Challenging Chapters Developing Details (download my free character chart!) Energy […]

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Z is for Zing and Zest-It’s Release Day for Masquerade: Oddly Suited! #AtoZChallenge

Z is for Zing and Zest-It’s Release Day for Masquerade: Oddly Suited! #AtoZChallenge

The Blogging from A-Z Challenge continues today. Throughout April I’m posting about my life as a writer, including my inspirations, frustrations and celebrations. Today is the notoriously tricky letter Z. Yesterday, I talked about how the writing life is one of extreme ups and downs. Today happens to be one of those ‘yippee’ moments, and […]

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Y is for Yippee and Yikes #AtoZChallenge

Y is for Yippee and Yikes #AtoZChallenge

The Blogging from A-Z Challenge continues today. Throughout April I’m posting about my life as a writer, including my inspirations, frustrations and celebrations. I’m beginning to understand that the writing life is a roller coaster ride. There are joyous revelations and successes that make us yell “Yippee!” as we are catapulted high into the sky: […]

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X is for Xesturgy (with free editing checklist!) #AtoZChallenge

X is for Xesturgy (with free editing checklist!) #AtoZChallenge

The Blogging from A-Z Challenge continues today. Throughout April I’m posting about my life as a writer, including my inspirations, frustrations and celebrations. X is always a tricky letter, and as this is my 6th time doing the A-Z, I’ve already covered most of the obvious ‘X’ words. So, I had to go searching for […]

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W is for Worldbuilding (with free chart!) #AtoZChallenge

W is for Worldbuilding (with free chart!) #AtoZChallenge

The Blogging from A-Z Challenge continues today. Throughout April I’m posting about my life as a writer, including my inspirations, frustrations and celebrations. Worldbuilding is one of my favourite parts of the writing process. I thoroughly enjoy constructing my own imaginary worlds with their own unique history and physical features. I draw inspiration for my […]

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