When I travel, I always take photographs. It’s not just about documentation: it’s about testing my patience. Continue reading
Many thanks to Tina Forsee from The Leather Library for inviting me to join the Writing Process Blog Tour!
Why Do I Write What I Do?
I moved around a lot as a kid. There was never a stable set of friends or a sense of security. My parents were supportive of my creative ambitions, but I couldn’t share my ideas with them because they were either too busy or didn’t “get it”. Continue reading
How do you feel about bounty hunters?
I’m talking about people the colour of rust, detached and dry, dragging their shadows through deserts and ghost towns in search of that coveted bounty, that next spark, that reason for living.
It’s a journey we all take, bounty hunting or not.
Today’s playlist is built on the idea of this dusty, blood-stained loner. Continue reading
First person vs. third person: which should you write?
That question had me bleeding all over the place, writing and re-writing my manuscript to make it this way or that. I was writing in the third person for my YA novel for the longest time, and have now officially switched teams.
Here are my reasons for switching to the first person narrative: Continue reading
My mother forces me to draw cats.
I draw them for her birthday, for my birthday, for Valentine’s Day, Mother’s Day, Christmas, and that time I left home for university for the first time.
“Why don’t you get a cat if you like them so much?” I asked her once. Continue reading