What would you write if you weren’t afraid?

What would you write if you weren’t afraid?

I’m just back from the first writing retreat of the year with a really lovely bunch of writers. We had a few chats over the week about the value of time away from normal life to think differently, and for me that brought up the way we think the same things over...

Make 2018 your best writing year yet

Hooray, your 2018 writing planner is here! I LOVE goals. I get why people hate New Year’s Resolutions – I do too. They just seem like setups for failure to me. But looking at last year to identify the frustrations I want to change and actually celebrating...

Be a better writer by letting go of being ‘good’

I met an artist recently. He exhibits globally in major exhibitions and lectures at universities, so it’s fair to say he’s quite good. I was lucky enough to visit his studio, and it was an eye-opening look at a successful creative process. The thing that...