You want to write?

/You want to write?

I know, me too. But does this sound familiar?

When you sit down to write either no words come, or the ones that do are so awful you want to cut off your own hands. 

I know, me too. That’s why I practise.

Come join me.

Practice #29

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Set your timer for five minute intervals. When it rings, move on to the next topic. Don’t think too hard. Mist My dentist is Things that are green Going bald Something creative you want to [...]

Practice #28

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This week I played catch up. I have a lot of lists on the go at the moment. I always do, but this month I'm juggling two different challenges that run for November, an online [...]

Practice #27

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Ahem. A Technical Glitch (ie my own idiocy) meant this didn't get published yesterday. Sorry about that. Which just goes to show that in the beginning we all make mistakes. Then we move on and [...]

Practice #26

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Monday morning. Grey, drizzly. I really love this time of year. It's not that I don't like the sun, or being warm, or not having to bother with coats, but when you fling open the [...]

Practicalities: Backing Up

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So this week I was working happily on my five year old MacBook, when it suddenly froze. I waited. Nothing happened. No beach ball appeared, the mouse pointer wouldn't work, the space bar did nothing. [...]

Practice #25

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Following on from Arthur Hepplewhite, if you want to you can use practice time to get to know your characters. Whether you're working on something long or short, it never hurts to know more about [...]