Of Working Two Months Ahead, Looking After Yourself, and Fiction Writing News

The last we saw our intrepid writer, she was busy outlining the whole of The Ruon Chronicles and taking Sir Tristan the Wonder Cat for walkies in the garden. Since then… well not much has changed and yet a lot has changed.

Musings On My Writing

"Stories of imagination tend to upset those without one" - Terry Pratchett. I truly believe that by reading and writing fantasy - and sometimes scifi - I get to explore more than if I didn't write any genre fiction. Fantasy delves into so many fields; linguistics, archaeology, history, etc. that I learn a lot more … Continue reading Musings On My Writing

End-of-March Writing Update: Ruon Chronicles, Ghost Stories, and Other Stuff

Okay… so that was March flitting by faster than a Will o’ the Wisp… To say that I didn’t do everything I wanted to this March (fiction writing wise) is an understatement. Well, okay, word count-wise it was a flop. Thinking about stories and outlining Stuff was much more productive. Turns out that I did … Continue reading End-of-March Writing Update: Ruon Chronicles, Ghost Stories, and Other Stuff

On Being Unsocial: Why I Deleted Twitter and Facebook from My Phone

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I’d had it. For the umpteenth time, I found myself having spent over 40 minutes scrolling through the neverending timeline that is Twitter — and getting angry and worked up. Not over the Big Things, mind you that I could get being worked up about. It was me getting worked up because of petty little … Continue reading On Being Unsocial: Why I Deleted Twitter and Facebook from My Phone