On thickening plots

On thickening plots

Late last year the amazing team at SCBWI Words & Pictures magazine asked if I would pull together a few blog posts for their KnowHow series. I’ve been a huge fan of W&P for some time, the team are really supportive of new and emerging writers, the craft of creating stories and the community as a whole.

Here follows my collected posts on ‘plot’ with some of the key things I’ve learned over the years. I hope you find them useful.

On using *that* little voice inside

On using *that* little voice inside

Thanks to this month’s #GEAVember, daily questions about writing asked by the incredible Annaliese Avery (@AnnalieseAvery on twitter) and the GEA Academy this was what I was faced with this morning: “How do you deal with doubt and impostor syndrome”

I don’t deal with it. I use it. Here’s how…

On giving back

On giving back

Publishing “is not a solo endeavour - it represents hours of investment: of time, of money, of energy and of the encouragement of others (including emotional and financial support)…there are people out there with the talent, but not the means to get their voice out there. “ K.L.Kettle