How To Keep Up A Daily Writing Practise

Sometimes I like to write blog posts about how to do things that I myself am not necessarily very good at. Today is one of those days. It’s November, and every November (or hopefully every October if I’m a little more prepared) I ask myself the question: Will I do NaNoWriMo this year?

What’s Your Local Library Like?

I recently visited my local library for the first time in many years. I wrote some short prose about it here (also includes poached eggs and being approached by a creepy guy). The library felt the same in some ways, but very different in others. It struck me how sparse it seemed – it wasn’t the wonderland […]

Call Yourself A Writer? Here’s Why You Should

This blog has been written to give you one piece of advice today: call yourself a writer. It took me a while to learn this myself, perhaps because there are some misconceptions about what a ‘real writer’ is. Tell someone you are a writer and they might say “have you been published?” or “might I […]