If I remind myself why I read and why a lot of other people read – it’s to get away from all of that – escape, relax and enjoy, even if it’s just for the length of time we’re immersed in those beautiful pages.
Writing teaches you a lot about yourself – how able you are to work alone, whether or not you can be self-disciplined and how creative you can be. It also teaches you something you might never have needed to know before: how well you deal with rejection, or not, as the case may be. I’veContinue reading “Coping with Rejection – when does perseverance become flogging a dead horse?”
When penning sex scenes I often have to stop and think of a nice way to describe certain parts of the anatomy in order to maintain the romance and avoid sounding too clinical. Here are a few challenges and how I’ve tried to get round them, but if you have any better suggestions, please sendContinue reading “His velvety ridge – and other nice words for naughty bits”