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...

14 June 2019

Words Today=1,652 Streak=877 Fewer words than yesterday on M&G2 but I did also write this blog entry about Joseph Bazalgette. Again, I’ve been deepening the relationships between three of the main characters, setting up a major conflict that will run through...

13 June 2019

Words Today=2,062 Streak=876 I broke the 2k barrier today for the first time since I finished the Long Night series at the end of March. Had a decent night’s sleep after a number of bad ones and this has reminded me how important it is to creativity. That, and...

12 June 2019

Words Today=1,512 Streak=875 days Wow, what a rollercoaster! I’ve had the thrill of writing a twist I’d seen coming a few days ago and have spent the intervening time laying the groundwork for. If I’ve done my job well, readers won’t see it...