Writerly Navel-Gazing ~ Week 4: Question 4

Part of the 30 Week Writing Challenge. Click here to view all questions. 4. Tell us about one of your first stories/characters. The very first stories I wrote were about a furry action-duo called Dash and Pal. Dash was half woman, half fox and 100% kick-ass. She was ripped off mostly based on Lara Croft -- … Continue reading Writerly Navel-Gazing ~ Week 4: Question 4

Writerly Navel-Gazing ~ Week 3: Question 3

Part of the 30 Week Writing Challenge. Click here to view all questions. 3. How do you come up with names, for characters (and for places if you’re writing about fictional places)? Coming up with names for my characters is undoubtedly one of my least favourite parts in the whole writing process. I've actually written … Continue reading Writerly Navel-Gazing ~ Week 3: Question 3

Writerly Navel-Gazing ~ Week 2: Question 2

Part of the 30 Week Writing Challenge. Click here to view all questions. How many characters do you have? Do you prefer male or female characters to write with? Breaking it down into tiers, I presently have: 4 main characters (Melora Winship, William Kale, Jaspher Carson and Jonathan Carson) 5 secondary characters (Craven Winship, Jeremiah … Continue reading Writerly Navel-Gazing ~ Week 2: Question 2

Some New Characters For You To Meet!

The ever wonderful and very talented Brettarts has drawn two more of my characters for me. They are Craven Winship and Jeremiah Carson. You can check them out on the Meet The Characters Page by clicking here. Here is some more information exclusive to this post that you might be interested in: Craven is the … Continue reading Some New Characters For You To Meet!

Writerly Navel-Gazing ~ Week 1: Question 1

Part of the 30 Week Writing Challenge. Click here to view all questions. Tell us about your favourite writing project/universe that you’ve worked with and why: Throughout my life, I have worked on seven major writing projects. Of these, I would say three are dead in the water, never to be dredged up again. The other four … Continue reading Writerly Navel-Gazing ~ Week 1: Question 1

Writerly Navel-Gazing: In which I answer 30 writing-related questions over 30 weeks

Hello there, my lovelies. So, Top 10 Book Boyfriends was without a doubt my most popular blog post ever. I'm really pleased you all got a kick out of it and hope to have a new Top 10 list for you very soon! I'm about halfway through the next one; these things take time. In … Continue reading Writerly Navel-Gazing: In which I answer 30 writing-related questions over 30 weeks

Top 10 Book Boyfriends

I have a confession to make, Dear Readers. It is this: I am a serial cheat. I have a boyfriend, it is true. A real-life, living and breathing boyfriend whom I love very deeply. He is all I could ever ask for -- and more. He makes me very happy indeed. But there are Others. … Continue reading Top 10 Book Boyfriends