How To Stay Motivated 

I have a habit of starting off a project so full of enthusiasm, ready to go and to look back and see all the work I have done. But then, as the project moves on, it can be hard to keep that up, and the feeling of the wonderful idea slowly starts to fade into the background, or taken over by another wonderful idea...

Writing As A Hobby

Lucky for me, I can write on the days I'm not working, but for a lot of people working full time it may not be that easy to say "write when you get home/before you go in". Having a full time job, even one where you sit at a desk, can be as mentally draining as it is physically. So how do you write as a hobby, if your world is already so full?...

Considering NaNoWriMo?

When I first heard about National Novel Writing Month, I was very conflicted. On one hand, I very much like the idea of writing to a target, and for me as a very goal orientated person, it sounded like the perfect opportunity to get myself out there and try and idea which I may have been humming and harring about...

A Plan With A View

When I begin writing, one thing that I can never do enough of is plan. No matter how much I think I plan in advance, there's always room for improvement. In writing my novel, I have taken a lot of time to plan where the story was going creating narratives for my characters that could stand up to multiple stories...