15 Unique Writing Prompts To Spark Your Creativity

Hey! Welcome back. With Camp NaNoWriMo just around the corner it’s a great time to give your creativity a jump start. If you haven’t come across Camp NaNoWriMo before, it’s an event run biannually (April and July) where you aim to write a novel in a month (while National Novel Writing Month is held annuallyContinue reading “15 Unique Writing Prompts To Spark Your Creativity”

More Practical Advice On Writing From Neil Gaiman

Hey! Welcome back.  This post is part 2 of 2 where I’m discussing some writing advice from English author Neil Gaiman.  To recap, Gaiman is well known for his fantasy novels, comic books, graphic novels and short stories. His novels have received many prestigious awards and several have screen adaptations.  I recently took Gaiman’s courseContinue reading “More Practical Advice On Writing From Neil Gaiman”

Practical Advice On Writing From Neil Gaiman

Hey! Welcome back.  This post is part 1 of 2 where I’ll be discussing some writing advice from English author Neil Gaiman, one of the top ten living postmodern writers according to The Dictionary of Literary Biography. Gaiman is well known for his fantasy novels, comic books, graphic novels and short stories. His novels haveContinue reading “Practical Advice On Writing From Neil Gaiman”

3 Things To Include And How To Include Them When Writing A Book Series

Hey! Welcome back to my blog.  It’s been a fortnight between posts because my eldest daughter started Kindergarten last week! It’s an exciting time for us and while we’re still adjusting to the new routine I’m very happy to be able to say that she is loving it, which as any parent will tell youContinue reading “3 Things To Include And How To Include Them When Writing A Book Series”

6 Things We Can Learn From Ray Bradbury About Writing

Hey! Welcome back.  In this post I’m going to breakdown some writing advice from one of the most celebrated writers of the 20th and 21st centuries, American author Ray Bradbury.  Bradbury was most well-known for pioneering the modern science-fiction genre and for his expertly crafted short stories.  His best known works, all of which haveContinue reading “6 Things We Can Learn From Ray Bradbury About Writing”