While waiting for the shortlist for the New Voices, First Novels competition to be announced at Adventures In Fiction, and reckoning on venturing further into two developing novels (Biome NE47: Sequel, since you asked, and Keep Me in Your Heart) when we return from our Outer Hebrides adventure, there’s still lots of writing spheres to… Continue reading And so to other writing spheres . . .
Yes, we do write because we have to. Because that is what we do. We know that writing brings its own intrinsic rewards, that it has personal value in and of itself. Yes we do. But that doesn’t mean we’re not susceptible to a bit of external encouragement on our writing odyssey. It’s been nearly… Continue reading The thrill of encouragement