This Is Why Seasonal Blogging Factors Never Have to Be the Kiss of Death, 12 Tips

New bloggers often find traffic hard to generate. Even seasoned ones might see fluctuations as their following grows. First published on Mostly Blogging, Janice and I explored why early progress might seem empty. Continue reading


Do you Worry about Genres While Writing? #ISWG #Author

Why I follow my characters into a genre rather than starting with a genre and fitting characters into it. Continue reading


Are you an Insecure Writer? #IWSG

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I first encountered the wonderful Raimey Gallant during NaNoWriMo last year. Her visions of helping writers write and cross-promoting with last years NaNoBlogHop were outstanding, and led me to connecting with many new (to me) bloggers on various social media platforms. I can’t thank her enough for that even though it was nearly a year ago already! Continue reading


One Lovely Blog Award


Rather like my book and story slush pile I have, during my 20 months blogging, gathered a similar stack of blogger recognition awards. Winters coming, and perhaps it’s time to clear the decks… Continue reading


Author Spotlight; Graeme Cumming

Graeme Cumming

As the ravens gather and darkness descends, the time is drawing near for history to repeat itself… Ravens Gathering is a gripping thriller, interwoven with horror and fantasy, that demonstrates how you should never take things at face value. Continue reading


Author Spotlight; Shelley Wilson

Shelley Wilson

A dead mother… A violent father… A missing brother… Will she follow the pack or destroy them? Continue reading


Author Spotlight; Janice Wald

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We all know Janice from her blogging site MostlyBlogging, but did you know she has written a book packed with hints and tips to create content and increase your traffic? Continue reading


Do You Compare Yourself To Other Writers & More From @TerryTyler4 #Writers

Terry Tyler

Inside an authors mind chaos can rule, and the impacts on self-esteem can be devastating. This guest post on BlondeWriteMore gives some fabulous insights by author Terry Tyler no less. Continue reading


The Book Lover’s Tag

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“If you don’t have time to read, you don’t have the time (or the tools) to write. Simple as that.” I trust Sai King, so figured I’d best honour my nomination from Steph! Continue reading


Guest Submissions Needed!

Source: Guest Submissions Needed!

My good friend Michael over at The Ink Owl is looking for authors to feature their work during August this year. I say “authors” loosely, because it is open to absolutely anyone that would like a piece of their writing featured on his blog. Continue reading