The Magic of writing #amwriting #writingquotes

When you start writing, the magic  comes when the characters seem  to take on a life of their own and  write the words themselves.

"When you start writing, the magic comes when the characters seem to take on a life of their own and write the words themselves." Divided Serenity is available to buy on all Amazon stores, and if you have Kindle Unlimited, it's Free! For the latest news on Book Two  you can subscribe to my newsletter [HERE] or follow my author … Continue reading The Magic of writing #amwriting #writingquotes

Books that end where they begin #amreading #amwriting

Books that end where they begin

I am sure most of us have read one of these stories, they start with a brief scene, and then the story jump's back in time. Books that end where they begin can be a little hit and miss in my opinion. It's all down to the execution, along with a smidgen of personal taste. One's … Continue reading Books that end where they begin #amreading #amwriting

How to kill your character – the right way #amwriting #writing

Sometimes I think about murder

If you are thinking about killing a character, it's important to get it right. I will talk in a moment about the rules for killing a character, but to put this in context I am going to talk about my current WIP. I have killed a few people in my book, not a lot, but … Continue reading How to kill your character – the right way #amwriting #writing

A writer’s guilty pleasure – reading #amwriting #amreading

I am great in bed - I can read there for days

I'm a writer, which means I like to write. Sometimes I also like to read. A lot. When I should be sleeping. When I should be doing something important. Now, I know all the theories that writers are supposed to read, and how you will never be a great writer if you don't read a lot … Continue reading A writer’s guilty pleasure – reading #amwriting #amreading