Project #1 – What Are We Going To Do With You?

Although sometimes chaotic, I find it is, ultimately, very helpful to have multiple projects on the go at the same time. Not to the extent where your focus is flipping from one thing to the next and you’re in the middle of a hundred unfinished manuscripts, but to the extent where you focus your energyContinue reading “Project #1 – What Are We Going To Do With You?”

Project #3/OFBB – The end…?

So, here we are again, another update on Project #3. It’s been a few months since I’ve written about Project #3 and, last I wrote, it was all about getting ruthless. The bulk of the work had been done, what was written was written, and it was time to get those unnecessary words, sentences, paragraphs,Continue reading “Project #3/OFBB – The end…?”

Coming Back to Reality

So, the world’s come back to you in some way. Whether you’ve been travelling, living abroad, daydreaming, planning for the future, or you’ve just generally been away from where you’ve settled either figuratively (sitting in your head, wondering about what comes next) or literally (perhaps living and studying abroad as I have been this year),Continue reading “Coming Back to Reality”

How Being An Expat Can Help You Write

I’m going to preface this by admitting that, whilst I’ve been living the expat life, I haven’t been writing all that much. I’ve mentioned this in previous posts as well but I think it’s important to mention it again in this post in particular. This post is all about how being an expat can helpContinue reading “How Being An Expat Can Help You Write”

Project #3/OFBB – Time to Get Ruthless

The last I posted, I was talking about being overwhelmed by WIPs, and, let’s be honest, that’s still the case. This is definitely a place I’ll be in perhaps forever. We have good months and we have bad months; in the good months, I can wrangle enough of my WIPs to get things heading towardsContinue reading “Project #3/OFBB – Time to Get Ruthless”