How To Survive Writing The Unreliable Narrator #MondayBlogs #AmWriting #Writers

Not all fictional narrators are trustworthy. Some have other plans about how a story should be told. These untrustworthy fictional souls use manipulations, omissions and mischief to try and misdirect their reader. Last year I wrote a draft with an unreliable narrator and I had so much literary fun. However, I came to realise that working […]

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How To Handle Recycled Characters #AmWriting #Writing

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You’re busy writing your draft romance novel. Things were going well…until you started getting a nagging thought; there is something very familiar about your new fictional character. You can’t put your finger on it. Why does it feel like you have met them before in another life? The hairs on your neck stand upright and […]

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Why My Writing Life Feels Full of Bird Cages #Writer #AmWriting #Writer

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This post is a bit weird. Hang in there, reader. I am hoping this writer stage, which I am labelling as the ‘bird cage‘ stage is common. I have four draft books, possibly five. I also have a collection of short stories. This year I have worked so hard on writing, fine tuning and rewriting all […]

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New Roxy Collins Diary Entry: Meeting Mystic Clive #ASMSG #Relationships #beyourself

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Welcome to the Diary of Roxy Collins – The Serious Relationship Series. Every Thursday you can read Roxy’s latest diary entry. What has happened so far? Roxy, a thirty something, single mother, of three spirited children, is looking for love. She wants to find someone who will accept her chaotic life and crazy ways. Lady luck […]

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Rise Writer Rise! #Writers #WritersLife #AmWriting #ASMSG

Recently I listened to the audiobook version of ‘Light is the New Black,’ by Rebecca Campbell. I was feeling a little lost with life and a bit blue when I read it. Rebecca’s words gave me a warm internal hug, made me reassess my life purpose and set me back on the path. If you […]

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