It’s been seven weeks since I last did any writing on my novel and the longer I leave it the harder it is to re-start. So this is a writing vlog where I decide enough is enough and crack on with the last two Acts in the outlining process. And that’s when the writing magic happens…Read More
Journaling my Instagram photos in my Traveler’s Notebook: This summer I had my five year instagram anniversary and I thought it would be fun to print out some of my photos from the five years in order to create a non-digital record of my memories.Read More
Inspired by my recent house move I’ve made a video all about my tips for maximising productivity as a writer.Read More
We’ve moved house!
Here’s a little update on our decision plus a video diary of the last few months.Read More
PLAN WITH ME: My new system to tackle big writing projects.
My writing life has been revolutionised in the past few weeks. I have discovered a system of tackling my writing and creative goals which has allowed me to make indentations into my big, overwhelming, writing projects.
This is how I do it…Read More
I have been working on my novel for many years. I’ve had confidence issues, fear issues, procrastination issues…but now I’ve decided enough is enough and it’s time to get on with it. This is a vlog of my progress and for this month I show how I am outlining and re-plotting my manuscript.Read More
This is a video where I share the five writing notebooks I am using this month.Read More
What happens next after I have finished the first draft of my novel?
In this video I share how I am beginning the process of editing to get my novel into the best possible shape so I can start submitting to literary agents.Read More
I have decided upon two goals for the next four months. One writing based and one YouTube based. These goals have been divided up into projects and tasks for the month of June.Read More
Instagram has encouraged me to call myself a writer, it has driven me to ‘up my writing game’, it has created opportunities, given me confidence to try new things (like YouTube and Patreon) and introduced me to a wonderfully supportive community.
Instagram Stories is a more recent addition and it is one I embraced from the beginning. I love it. It has been a huge encouragement for me to try different creative things on the Internet and without it I doubt if I would have tried IGTV, YouTube and Patreon.
Click through to watch the video as I explain how I use Instagram Stories as a writer.Read More
A video on how Instagram has helped me as a writer and how I share my writing life in photos on my main feed to enable me to identify as a writer, to improve my writing skills, to develop and discover my writing voice and gain confidence.Read More
I filmed the process of writing my fourth essay for Patreon so you could see how I went from conceiving the idea (through journalling) all the way to clicking publish on my Patreon account.Read More