Broken pieces

This is my view. I'm inside listening to the fire crackle, to the heater fan rising and falling, to the tap on various keyboards of fellow writers. I'm editing, or to be honest I'm staring out the window. I'm in the umpteenth draft of my young adult manuscript and I've made a change (a biggish … Continue reading Broken pieces


2015 in review

It's been a long time since I last posted. Life's been a bit crazy, and there just didn't seem like there was time, or energy to post here. But, as the year draws to a close (only a matter of hours now), it feels appropriate to wrap up 2015. What a year it has been. … Continue reading 2015 in review

Why procrastination can be helpful

After a two days slogging at the editing, my mind has started to wander. One of the difficulties of being left home alone to edit over half of my manuscript for a number of days is the distractions. I've started thinking about all the things I could do in the house: what needs to be … Continue reading Why procrastination can be helpful