#AcresOfInk Writing Challenge ~ Week 6: Question 6

Part of the 52 Week Writing Challenge. Click here to view all questions. 6. An interview with your protagonist (See ‘Hot Seating’ for ideas or create your own) This should be interesting. I will have to conduct this interview from the very beginning of The Mayor to avoid spoilage. My protagonist Melora Winship is spectacularly naïve at the start of her … Continue reading #AcresOfInk Writing Challenge ~ Week 6: Question 6

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#AcresOfInk Writing Challenge ~ Week 5: Questions 3, 4 & 5

Part of the 52 Week Writing Challenge. Click here to view all questions. 3. Who is the book for and why will they love it? I don't want to be a legend. Oh, Well that's a God damned lie -- I do. To say I do this for the people I admit is hardly true. ~ 'Swallow' - … Continue reading #AcresOfInk Writing Challenge ~ Week 5: Questions 3, 4 & 5

#AcresOfInk Writing Challenge ~ Week 2: Question 2

Part of the 52 Week Writing Challenge. Click here to view all questions. 2. Write a paragraph pitching your book and then distil it into no more than 3 sentences (basically, a blurb). Show both: First of all, let it be known that I despair K.F. Goodacre made this a Week 2 question for this writing challenge. Pitching … Continue reading #AcresOfInk Writing Challenge ~ Week 2: Question 2

#AcresOfInk Writing Challenge ~ Week 1: Question 1

Part of the 52 Week Writing Challenge. Click here to view all questions. 1. Your inspiration/motivation for writing the book: I think I must have spoken about my main inspiration for The Mayor in previous blog posts, but I'll just repeat it here for the sake of not having to trawl through them all to find it! … Continue reading #AcresOfInk Writing Challenge ~ Week 1: Question 1

Happy New Year! And a new Writerly Wednesdays Challenge…

Happy New Year, dearest followers! I hope you all had a wonderful festive season and are not too sad about having to go back to work this week. As briefly explained in my final Writerly Navel-Gazing post (click here), I'm partaking in a new writing quiz this year called 'The 52 Week Writing Challenge'. Starting … Continue reading Happy New Year! And a new Writerly Wednesdays Challenge…

2017: Year In Review

Last year when I did my annual review, I talked about how I felt as though I'd sleepwalked through the whole of 2016 (click here). I didn't write, didn't exercise, felt like I was sinking beneath a mountain of debt and like I'd never amount to anything. Amidst a pretty depressing backdrop of political upheaval, … Continue reading 2017: Year In Review

Writerly Navel-Gazing ~ Week 29: Questions 29 & 30

A belated Merry Christmas, to you all, Dear Followers! I hope you've had a simply marvellous time eating lots of tasty food, watching tat on the tele and revelling in all the wonderful gifts brought to you by Santa! I for one had a lovely time round my parents' house with my boyfriend and our dog … Continue reading Writerly Navel-Gazing ~ Week 29: Questions 29 & 30