The agony and the ecstasy

The agony and the ecstasy: the birth of a novel. Since starting to write, I’ve had countless people tell me: “I’ve always wanted to write a […]

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What’s Your Book About?

WHAT’S YOUR BOOK ABOUT? Do you have an answer? If you do I’ll bet it’s the wrong one. Mine was. As soon as someone finds out […]

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How to start a Story

How to start a story. There is no one perfect way to start a story. In this post, we will examine three common ways to start […]

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Five Ways to Increase Productivity

Five ways to increase productivity. No matter what your discipline – writing, photography, painting – any creative endeavour hits road blocks. How do you power through […]

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Nobody Knows Anything

Nobody Knows Anything. It’s getting harder to find the truth. William Goldman, Academy Award winning screenwriter, famously said “Nobody knows Anything”  when he referenced Hollywood and […]

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