It’s been a good few weeks since I sat down and wrote the first draft of a blog at my desk at home, rather than on my lunch break at work.… Read the rest
I’m not sure I’ve ever finished writing one blog and transitioned straight into the next before.
It’s too organised. It smacks of professionalism, and that isn’t me.
Cast your mind back. Before the Berlin Wall came tumbling down. Before the Hundred Years War marked its 78th year. Before Rome Fell.
Cast your mind back and back and back until you reach 2011.… Read the rest
Transport yourself back to the blogs in this series written in the first three months of last year, if you can stomach, and you will find me moaning about how my productivity has dropped off a cliff.… Read the rest
What is the point?
No, I’m just wondering because I used to do a review per blog or series. I’m sure I remember that. Some of them weren’t very good, I confess.… Read the rest
Another year has come and gone, which will always happen if you wait (and live) long enough.
I’m writing this on the 2nd January 2019, the first day back in the office after 11 days off, so that’s depressing.… Read the rest
When I sat down and first had a crack at this blog several weeks ago, I began with the following paragraph:[Sandwiched between a clutch of Discworld novels by Terry Pratchett and the Demonata series by Darren Shan (coming next) I read what might be described as three other books.]
This would have been a good beginning, if it was true, which it isn’t.… Read the rest
I’m an indie author – so naturally, when I see an author such as Christopher Shevlin who has done well from his writing it makes me swell with pride that my fellow professional has –
No wait, I remember.… Read the rest
Hey, isn’t it weird how fast time goes?
I know some of you out there will be grumbling “oh, he thinks it goes fast now, he’s only 28, wait until he’s 82, then see how quickly the time slips by.… Read the rest
Last week I wrote a blog called ‘Am I Proud?’ in place of two book reviews – one for a book on Screenwriting, one for a book on starting a business.