Welcome  to  my

WRITER'SBLOG

I hope you'll find my posts so informative, amusing, inspirational and intriguing that you will join me as I explore all aspects of writing – from insider tips and the latest book reviews to overcoming procrastination and transitioning from aspiring to published writer. 

Questions, thoughts or ideas – I'd love to hear from you. Tweet me here or leave me a message!  

Wednesday, May 2, 2018

Am I glad I got my short story collection published? Yes I am. Would I advise new and aspiring writers to put together a collection? Yes and no. Yes it is very satisfying to see all your stories within one cover but just remember – once those short stories are published you can’t use them anywhere else. Try first entering competitions or submitting to anthologies to get your name out there.

Wednesday, May 2, 2018

Since the time that Haiku were first translated from Japanese, there has been much discussion around what form they should take. For the sake of simplicity, I have taken the most widely known definition: A Japanese poem of seventeen syllables in total, in three lines containing five, seven, and five, traditionally evoking images of the natural world. I try to write a Haiku a day. I find that when I go out for my daily walk I look at things differently in the knowledge that I will have to evoke an image I see in three short lines....

Please reload

Featured Posts

The Woman Behind the Glass

March 10, 2020

1/3
Please reload

Recent Posts
Please reload

Archive
Please reload

Search By Tags
Follow Us
  • Facebook Basic Square
  • Twitter Basic Square
  • Facebook Social Icon
  • Twitter Social Icon
  • YouTube Social  Icon
c27153ee-d848-4216-a7ad-0018eda0c70f.jpg