A small piece of writerly news; “Walls” has been published in The Cabinet of Heed’s Stream of Consciousness special issue
On why I mostly talk about books I love, and on how new words are eeking out and what they’re eeking out to.
On the joys of typing, and the unexpected pleasures of keyboard reviews.
Music to write words to – a selection of playlists and albums to help soften the silence in my writing cave.
On claiming an area for writing. Including aliens, harmonicas and some old school psychologists.
Finding a daily dose of inspiration with #vss365 to brighten up the edges of January
Free shots of weird words for a long weekend – get Double Vision for no pennies now #FreeEbook
Today I return to the Dust Lounge to move some dust around, and generally bash your eyes with NEWS, sweet NEWS. And this news doesn’t involve any voting, politics or fact-checking so y’all can relax.
Here’s the question – are you a plotter or a pantser?
Do you work out the ins-and-the-outs of what’s going to be happening in that story you’re about to tell, or do you sit down and let your pants take you where they will?
Are you an organised planner, or do you set a fire under yourself and write by the seat of your literary pants?