Hi folks, I hope you're all well and virus-free! I'm looking into launching a new book on writing with all of the money raised used to buy iPads and tablets for care homes. At the moment, care homes in the UK are in lockdown, meaning thousands of vulnerable adults with conditions like dementia and Alzheimers… Continue reading Cover Artist Needed!
Coronavirus craziness has gripped the globe. How can writers make the most of all this free time?
In this episode, Richie discusses a few ways writers can help people in this time of great need, as well as a few ways you can make the most of this abundance of time.
If you’re holed up somewhere now, I’m sure the hours are passing slowly, and the longer it goes on, the fewer things we have to fill our time.
To help you while away those isolated hours, I’m offering eBook versions of my books A Fantasy Writers Handbook and Flying on the Ground, totally free for the next five days.
In this instalment, Richie struggles to say hello, JM’s cats make a few guest appearances, and somewhere in between, we talk about short stories—why you should consider writing them, how to write them, and how to get them published.
Join me and the OMaM crew today for a Group AMA on r/Fantasy! We're discussing our work, our experiences writing collaboratively, and our publisher's new and unique story structure
In this episode of The Fantasy Writers' Toolshed, JM and I tackle a source of joy and frustration for perhaps every fantasy writer: world-building. We discuss our favourite bits of advice on introducing those juicy world-building details into the story, the best times to introduce those details, and the most effective means of doing so.… Continue reading World-Building: Practical Tips
Some of the writing tools I came across this year saved me from losing a few coins to the swear jar. Here are my top 6!
Some exciting news to kick-off 2020. The first Of Metal and Magic Compendium is out and available to the eyes of the world. Even more exciting: the first six chapters of my novel are contained within its covers!
This is the transcript for the episode of The Fantasy Writers' Toolshed podcast of the same title. You can listen to the episode by clicking the links below.
It's that time of year when we look back and wonder, "What the hell have I done with the past year?"