How far is too far, until a character becomes completely irredeemable? I was struck by this thought as I was watching one of my favorite TV series this week and a once favored character of mine took yet another step closer to becoming too far gone to be redeemed. At this point I don't see … Continue reading How far is too far? When does a character become irredeemable? #MondayBlogs
Dear past, present and future characters, I am sorry. Sorry for giving you unadulterated happiness then cruelly ripping it from your grasp. Sorry for giving you painful and tragical back stories, and making you work hard for your happiness. Sorry for giving you a perfect idyllic life, then striking you down with tragedy. Sorry for … Continue reading Dear Fictional Characters.
I am definitely going to reveal my status as a noob author with this post. A few weeks ago, whilst trolling the inter-webs for some marketing ideas for my book, The Last Dragon Rider, I came across the phrase Street Teams. Honestly, I hand't heard this term before and had no idea what it was. … Continue reading Street Teams? Yea or Nay? #MondayBlogs #marketing #bookmarketing #Bloggers #reviewers #bookstagrammers
Late last week, I was at a family gathering and I had a refreshing encounter for a change. Often people ask me about my book and my writing, family, friends, work colleagues and the like. I get excited, writing is my passion and I love it and love talking about it. So I'm always quite … Continue reading A Refreshing Encounter. #MondayBlogs
I never realised how dependent I was on the internet until this week when I had none. And it was horrible and serious first world problem! For starters, no Internet meant no Netflix, and also no steaming apps. So no TV unless I wanted to watch the news, which I vehemently did not! If the … Continue reading My Internet Dependency
Dear Brain, Please stop. I understand that you have a great million things that you want me to do and you are a constant source of ideas. But please stop. I just do not have the time to add another fully plotted out novel to my list. Please stop keeping me awake at all hours … Continue reading Please Stop. An Open Letter To My Brain
Yes, you heard right, I am slowly working my way around the social media world. This time last year, I was still trying to figure out the completely complicated world of Twitter. A year later, I have mastered Twitter, I have an author Facebook page, a fully functioning Blog which finally has direction, I am … Continue reading Getting Savvy With Social Media: My New Newsletter!