I am delighted to announce my first formal course for writers – one based on twenty years of teaching and ten years as working freelance writer and editor. I am taking bookings to begin from July (you can join at any time) – but places are limited and many have filled already just through word-of-mouth!… Read More NEW! Psychology for Writers course
I’ve been writing professionally now for the best part of ten years. I love the diversity of my work – every day is a little different, every client or editor has different needs and every project is unique. I love the fact that I get to write novels, stories, articles and chapters; and that I… Read More Pay Up or Shut Up
Reblogged from my personal blog kenthinksaloud. It sounded like such a good idea at the time. Yeah of course I’d love give a talk at TEDx Whitehaven! And I did want to – I do want to. But, that old, old problem which faces most writers has arisen as I’ve struggled to write my talk for the last… Read More Big picture meets the nitty-gritty: the struggle of writing a TEDx talk
Originally posted on my personal blog – kenthinksaloud . My TEDx talk takes place on Wednesday 7 September in Whitehaven, Cumbria. I hope to see some of you guys there! Uff so sorry guys that it has been an age since I last posted. I really need to pay more attention to this blog but life is… Read More On becoming a TEDx speaker
My first review for the New Haven Review. Please do take a look and leave comments on the NHR site itself if you liked my take on an excellent book! Something for You Review of Ruth Ozeki’s A Tale for the Time Being Reading A Tale for the Time Being, the third novel by New… Read More Book Review: A Tale for the Time Being by Ruth Ozeki
It’s the beginning of a new year and a lot of you will be making the same old ‘I must start doing some exercise‘ New Year resolutions. You know it’s important to get fit and stay healthy but you also know that by March you’ll have been to the gym once and never found the… Read More Recommended Resource: BodBot
View image | gettyimages.com Well NaNoWriMo is well and truly over and I managed not just the official 50,000 required to confirm you as a winner but very nearly 60,000 in November. So…I’ve got my book; what next? It will come as no surprise to you, if you’re a writer, that ‘what’s next’ is a… Read More After NaNoWriMo: What next?