My Writing Life

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 the...

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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 coming. Those who've read...

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11 June 2019

Words Today=1,232 Streak=874 days Today, my characters found themselves in the grounds of Portsmouth Cathedral looking out at a pub called The Dolphin that was founded in 1716. This pub was one of the only buildings to survive the bombing campaign of the Second World...

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10th June 2019

Words Today=1,006 Streak=873 days Welcome to the first of my blog posts chronicling a working author's daily writing activities. At the moment, I'm working on book 2 of my Makepeace & Grimes series of Victorian gothic mysteries which I'd like to have finished in...

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