Ten Years of Novel Writing

On 8 November 2005 I began the longest story I had ever written in my life. This began with 70,000 words for the first book. The longest I had written before consisted of a mere twenty-two pages. The last ten years had been focused on poetry, and a novel was only something I read. AtContinue reading “Ten Years of Novel Writing”

Setting the Task of Writing

If only writing was that simple, and life stood still so you could have all the time in the world. It matters not where you write or if it is fifteen minutes or half an hour. When writing a novel every little bit counts.¬†Every tiny step forward moves closer to the end. When I embarkContinue reading “Setting the Task of Writing”