So how did I get to this point? The key lay in reprogramming my brain with a good dose of honesty, which meant being willing to see smoking for what it really isRead More Why I Choose to Not Smoke
Due to this and that, however, I got the urge to write again, but this time to make a proper go of it. So, I started another couple of non-fiction works, which have yet to be finished. Bad skills on my behalf came into play here, and I lost around 9,000 words of one of my books.Read More Birth of a Book
Which is all another way of saying that I have again entered into this year’s Nanowrimo writing competition. For those of you with a life that don’t feel compelled to spill your guts to the world over too much coffee and bad prose, Nanwrimo is simply a self-directed annual novel writing challenge.Read More Nanowrimo – Do You Dare?
My Reasons for Writing As you can see from this website I am a brand new indie (wannabe) author. I have self-published the grand total of two pokey little ebooks: one a small self-help guide, and the other a time travel novella. I make a trickle of sales now and again and won’t be buying my […]Read More Why Bother to Write at All?
How to get back into life and running when you are unmotivated… As readers of my blog and my long suffering friends and family will be aware, I have a dream of completing a certain ultra running challenge. It requires a full year of dedicated training and perseverance, and oodles of will power. Unfortunately I […]Read More Restarting your running regime (and your life!)