How To Survive The Goody Two-Shoes Character #SundayBlogShare #Writers

This can be a troubling situation for a writer and worthy of a blog post. I have recently suffered from this literary affliction and its a tough one to wrestle with readers. You will have created an amazing fictional character who lights up your creative world. They are like an angel. For some strange reason […]

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Vampire & Single Part 11 – The Vampire Ball #ASMSG #Paranormal #Vampire

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Welcome to my weekly series – Vampire & Single. The story of Sasha, the ordinary twenty something girl who never wanted to become a vampire. In this serialised story she tries to come to terms with her new life and her physical transformation. She also learns she is no ordinary vampire. Last week Sasha saved […]

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Vampire & Single – Part 10 The Prisoners #Vampire #ASMSG #Paranormal

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Welcome to my weekly series – Vampire & Single  The story of Sasha, the ordinary twenty something girl who never wanted to become a vampire. In this serialised story she tries to come to terms with her new life and her physical transformation. She also learns she is no ordinary vampire.  Last week Sacha was […]

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How To Spot The Holiday Bookworm #MondayBlogs #HolidayReads #Bookworm

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If you are going on holiday this post will come in useful, as it will help you to spot the holiday bookworm in your party. Ideally you want to be identifying holiday bookworms before you travel so that you can plan ahead for the quiet spells…whilst they are busy being a holiday bookworm and you are […]

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Vampire & Single – Part 8 World Gone Crazy #ASMSG #Vampire #Paranormal

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Welcome to my weekly blog series – Vampire & Single. Last week Sasha chose to fight against her vampire urges and evil Viktor’s plans. She rescued Bill, the prisoner, and on top of an office block, bravely fought against the Vampires of Darkness.  Whilst taking Bill to safety, a camera from a helicopter filmed Sasha […]

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How To Survive The Challenging First Draft #SundayBlogShare #AmWriting

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In my experience there are different types of first drafts: The Gushing First Draft. There are stories which will quite simply gush out of you. Words will pour onto the page and before you know it there will be a rough manuscript staring back at you. If you are reading this and are new to […]

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How To Get To Know Your Characters – Take Them Shopping! #SundayBlogShare #Writers

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  Do you want to get to know your fictional characters? Do you feel like you and your characters need to bond? Don’t despair! I have an amazing new trick for writing better characters. It involves two of my favourite pastimes; writing and shopping. As writers we need to create interesting and compelling characters because no […]

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Vampire & Single Part 6 The Visit #Vampire #Paranormal #ASMSG

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Welcome to my weekly series – Vampire & Single. Last week Henry told Sasha they could not have anymore contact as she needed to find her own path. Boris, the guy who bit Sasha a year ago, turned up unexpectedly on her doorstep and Emily, her best friend, revealed she was back dating Viktor, Boris’s […]

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