Meet the Writing Projects: ALICE IN CYBERLÆND

A few weeks ago I wrote a blog post talking about the writing projects I’m working on at the moment. This is the first of a series of blog posts going more deeply into the specific projects I’m working on. This week we’re starting with ALICE IN CYBERLÆND, the project I’m working on in between… Continue reading Meet the Writing Projects: ALICE IN CYBERLÆND

The Important Things Creative Writing Classes Taught Me

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Creative writing courses have a reputation for being useless. While I understand the sentiment, and I agree some should be viewed with caution, I’m against the automatic dismissal of any and all creative writing courses. During my three years at university, I’ve studied three creative writing courses: beginning, intermediate, and advanced. I won’t go into… Continue reading The Important Things Creative Writing Classes Taught Me

How To Create The Perfect Space To Write

I'm a firm believer in the power of having the right space to work. In today’s blog post I’m discussing the essential things you need to consider when putting together a comfortable (and, more importantly, productive) space to write. All suggestions are optimised for use during lockdown! What A Writing Space “Should” Look Like Traditionally,… Continue reading How To Create The Perfect Space To Write

I’m Having A Difficult Time Writing And Here’s Why

I'm going to be honest: writing at the moment is really difficult for me.

5 Netflix Shows I Think Writers Should Watch

I think there is an assumption from a lot of people that writers don't, or can't, learn from storytelling across other mediums. While it is true there are a lot of differences between how visual media and books tell stories, I think there is still a lot we can learn from them as writers –… Continue reading 5 Netflix Shows I Think Writers Should Watch