Tag Archives: fiction

Writing my life . . .

Well, I’m back at the desk after a very lazy festive season, during which time I was able to rest both mind and body. This rest cleared the decks, so to speak, so that creativity could flow once more. And … Continue reading

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I have a dream . . . on the impossibility of ‘doing it all.’

This week I had two very disturbing dreams about work. In one, I had just gone back to working as a midwife, but couldn’t find the right ‘scrubs’ or my plastic theatre shoes. I tried on one set of scrubs … Continue reading

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Contract!

This is it – my contract for my first novel

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Signing my contract . . . .

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Writing for Money

As I eagerly await the arrival of the final draft of my publishing contract for my novel, I am still faced with the necessity of writing for money. So I have updated my profile on Elance and started bidding on … Continue reading

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Editing

Today I redrafted the novel I wrote for my PhD, specifically to meet the suggestions made by an editor who saw it in its original form. Well, I say today – really, I have spent months redrafting and trying to … Continue reading

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