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What does success as a writer look like to you?

    A friend posted an article this week from ‘The Guardian’ about a woman who conside...

July 4, 2021
I don’t have time to read…

I hear this ALL of the time but if you want to write you MUST read Don’t take my word for it… St...

June 1, 2021
10 tips for self-editing your book

The writer’s revisions and edits make all the difference between a first draft and a self-edited d...

May 16, 2021
Creativity is about the journey…

I know that sounds like some naff catchphrase but its an important point We live in a world that is ...

April 20, 2021
Why is point of view so important?

When I first started writing I assumed that as long as I was consistent with the point of view it wo...

April 2, 2021
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Should you write a business book?

Great question!  First let’s consider why you want to write a book  There are so many reasons: T...

February 22, 2021
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Creativity is just playing – right?

Wrong! Every part of our life is improved by exercising our creativity  For some our creativity is ...

January 22, 2021
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Why journal?

It seems that everyone is doing it but is that a good enough reason to follow suit What on earth is ...

November 28, 2020
7 great reasons to hire a ghostwriter

You’ve wanted to write a book for years but despite putting it on your lengthy to-do list at the b...

October 21, 2020
Plotting your book

Whether you are writing a novel, non-fiction or business book plotting is important  Its more obvio...

October 7, 2020
Let’s talk about writer’s block!

So – what is writer’s block It’s that dreaded blank page on your computer staring accusingly a...

September 4, 2020
Need a ghostwriter?

Writing isn’t for everyone  I don’t understand why anyone would want to do anything else –...

August 16, 2020
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