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Week One of GothNoWriMo 2017

Monday, October 9th, 2017

I broke the 10 k barrier – I wrote over 10, 000 words but I will have less time towards the end of the month and hammered most of the words out whilst being too sick to get out of bed for any length of time! I have no idea how many words I will […]

GothNoWriMo 2017 Begins

Monday, October 2nd, 2017

It is novelling time again I have my pumpkin spice and hot drinks on tap and am prioritising computer time as writing time The word goals for GothNo are 30-70 k – I will be happy with 30 k – I desperately want to set myself the larger target but not sure I should due […]

GothNoWriMo 2017

Tuesday, September 26th, 2017

October approaches and that means it is time to start writing – I tend to start my serious novelling in October which gives me a nice warm up ready for NaNo itself. Of course being October and the month of Halloween I always feel I should write the darker parts of The Punk Story Lines. […]

Camping Out for Writing

Friday, July 7th, 2017

Actually July does tend to involve camping for us as a family as I work at a lot of music festivals etc… but I am actually talking about my camp nanowrimo writing challenge! So far I have split the Punk in Pink – my first nano novel from 2009 into two – the futuristic part […]

July 2017 Camp NaNo

Saturday, July 1st, 2017

Yep, I’m at it again – Camp NaNoWriMo is a month long writing drive that is a spin off of the main National Novel Writing Month. With camp you tend to choose your own word goals and things. I did the April one where I started working on Tides – which is my main focus […]

Tides – the plan

Monday, April 3rd, 2017

Tides is a series set in the near future where disease, war and global warming have driven people to the waves. Living in floating communities – often with scarce resources they are in perilous balance. The series covers the hardships that shape these communities as they form the seasted nations, including the pirates and mega […]

The Janus Chronicles – the plan

Saturday, April 1st, 2017

The Janus Chronicles document the stories of Jonathan, a programming and technology geek who becomes a powerful business man thanks to buying bitcoins as a bit of a joke as a young man. Unlucky in love, he non-the-less has a big heart and always tries to the best he can. Having a rocky childhood he […]

CampNano and Screnzy

Tuesday, March 28th, 2017

As April approaches it is time for me to start planning my CampNano project. April used to be reserved for Screnzy which was a script writing frenzy along the lines of National Novel Writing Month but they have since just merged it all into the main site and then split it off as a camp. […]

Listening Too to Write

Monday, March 20th, 2017

I like setting a mood when I am writing – finding this collection good for writing too

Research and Head Injury

Saturday, January 14th, 2017

I am actually recovering from a head injury which has caused me quiet a few problems – some of these include the amount of time and how I read things But I am still trying – mainly I have shifted over to listening to podcasts with some documentary watching and a little bit of reading […]