Set goals. Last year, I promised myself that I’d write a poem per week. At the end of 2017, I had 48 poems. 48 more than the… Read more “5 ways to write more”
I have long loved Pittsburgh-based Caketrain, publisher of books and a literary magazine. Which is why I was (and am) crestfallen when they went on hiatus a few… Read more “Indie publishers #2: Caketrain”
“Abandon the idea that you are ever going to finish. Lose track of the 400 pages and write just one page for each day. It helps.” —… Read more “Novel writing challenge”
I am delighted to say that I have been shortlisted for the 2017 Live Canon first collection competition. In addition to reaching the shortlist, there is something else… Read more “Poetry news: Live Canon first collection prize”
In 2018, I want to seek out more titles published by independent publishers. In the UK, there is a staggering amount of quality presses, who publish writers… Read more “Indie publishers #1: Bluemoose books”
I am one of those vegans, and am delighted about the growing popularity of the lifestyle. It’s also pleasing to see adverts promoting veganism popping up in mainstream spaces. Earlier this week, for example, I saw an advert for Veganuary on the tram home.
Although this blog is chiefly for my creative projects, I want to write about my experience working towards a career in copy writing. I miss working as… Read more “2018 goals, and copy writing.”