Some of you have been asking about my writing process. Here it is, warts and all.
I’m a student of storytelling. I believe that it’s the most important element of any fiction writer’s craft, and the hardest to get right. Assembling a great sentence is something you learn to do over time. In the average novel, there will be thousands of them, which gives plenty of opportunity for practice and improvement. […]
When is a new book release not a new book release?
When it’s a relaunch.
The town where my character Alex grew up wasn’t quite what I thought it would be…
Last week I spent most of the week in London. I had three objectives: To attend London Book Fair, meet some other authors and learn some new stuff about writing and publishing. To go to WordCamp London, meet up with some of my WordPress friends and learn about what’s hot in WordPress circles right now. […]
I’ve been pounding the pavements of London in the name of research – and it’s got me thinking about what it would be like if you had to walk hundreds of miles to find a place of safety.
The first draft of my #novelinaweek is written – would you like to read it early?
The finishing line is in sight! Track my progress and see if I make it.
Cats, boxes, radioactive decay and the Shipping Forecast – what is many worlds theory, anyway?
Things are looking bad for poor Alex Strand. But what is the Darkest Hour?