Monthly Archives: September 2012

28th September 2012

A Blade of Grass What is it that guides our choices as a writer? I don’t just mean regarding genre choice, I mean subject matter, theme, characterisation, dialogue, setting, the way we want our writing to feel, the tone.  Do … Continue reading

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21st September 2012

Some time in early July Fourteen years ago (and two months to be precise) I discovered I was pregnant.  It was early days so I hadn’t had a scan and had no idea at this point that I was carrying a … Continue reading

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14th September 2012

Little did he know… Last Saturday night, having completed chapter ‘4 from end’ of current adult novel WIP, I got stuck two paragraphs into chapter ‘3 from end’.  I sat up until gone midnight angsting.  In two hours I added … Continue reading

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7th September 2012

Every end has a beginning When we started writing our contemporary adult novel in February this year, me and my co-author had quite a clear idea of how the novel would, or could, end, and we had a vague idea of how it would begin.  … Continue reading

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