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Goal Setting

“How do you eat an elephant?” “One bite at a time.” So you’re sitting in front of a computer with a blinking cursor amid a vast emptiness of…

Focus Your Muse with Music

“Okay, it’s time to write now.”   Ten minutes later…   “I wonder what’s happening on Facebook…?”   We’ve become quite busy in our lives with all the…

Time to Write

I can’t find the time to write. You see, I’m too busy this month. All that chaos of shopping and family. How could I ever be expected to…

Little Green Men: A Tour of Mars in Fiction

Mars is the fourth planet from the sun and the second smallest. It is named after the Roman god of war. Then again, so is Tuesday. Known as…

Genre Bending

I don’t have a favourite genre. Not to read. Not to write. Well, that’s not entirely true. Because if ‘dark’ was a genre, then I guess that’d be…

Self-publishing in a Nutshell

Okay, you’ve written a beautiful novel and wish to unleash your wordbaby on the world. There’s no doubt about it: traditional publishing is a long game. Agents, editors,…