Category Archives: Writing Updates

Completer Finishers

Whenever I’ve taken those work personality tests, the one role type I seemed to avoid like the proverbial plagues was ‘Completer Finisher’. I’m an ideas guy. A thinker. Finishing is for other people. Anyway, I took December off writing to … Continue reading

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NaNoWriMo – Success is a dish best served cold…

30 days later and I’m done. Well not done in terms of finishing the novel but 50,000 words done. It was touch and go, with only the surge on the final week making the difference. A full half of the … Continue reading

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NaNoWriMo

Taking a break from scriptwriting to give writing 50,000 words a go. I’ve been meaning to try NaNoWriMo for several years and while work is crazy I figured I should give it a go. I’ll be writing a piece of … Continue reading

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Clarion West write-a-thon 2014

I’m a little late to the party this year, but am giving Clarions write-a-thon another go. I’m about halfway through my new screenplay and hope to finish a first draft over the coming 6 weeks. Sponsorship is welcome and all … Continue reading

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Edge of Tranquility: Progress Report

We’re past halfway on the Clarion West Write-a-thon, just like that and the pressure is on.  In terms of completed work I’m about 40 pages in, so need to crack on this week.  I guess that’s how I tend to … Continue reading

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The Edge of Tranquility

The Cold War never ended. With few ‘neutral’ lands left to conquer, it was only inevitable that the Soviets and Americans would expand into space. Working to prevent the Moon from becoming a new battlefield, the major ‘neutral’ nations on … Continue reading

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