Saving the Cat

Words Today=1024 Streak=888 Back to Makepeace & Grimes today, and I’ve been concluding one branch of the plot which means I’m ready to embark on another. In the past, this has meant simply kicking things off and seeing where I end up (this is called...

20 June 2019

Words Today=1462 Streak=881 So much for going back to Makepeace & Grimes. Having got quite excited after spending some time yesterday developing the characters for my next Post Apoc series, I decided to begin work on chapter 1 so I can get my co-writer’s...

19 June 2019

Words Today=522 Streak=880 The final day of the installation and I decided to focus on my next project – a new Post Apocalyptic series with my co-writer, Mike Kraus. I’m experimenting with the “Save the Cat Writes a Novel” technique and have...

18 June 2019

Words Today=500 Streak=881 Another disrupted day (the double glazers are still here, banging away). This time, I spent it giving one of my short stories a wash and brush up. Victor: A Robot Empire Story is a prequel to the Robot Empire series and is used to build my...

17 June 2019

Words Today=522 Streak=880 Who’d have thought that having double glazing fitted would be quite that disruptive? In the end, I spent most of my writing time researching and setting up my first set of Bookbub ads following the advice in David Gaughran’s book...