All those writer courses – shop wisely

Now up front I want to say I’m not against paid on-line writer courses.  I can only comment on the ones I have looked at and in a couple of cases paid out good money […]

Science fiction – how it works

I have recently returned from a ski holiday.  We’d just boarded the plane taxied out when they announced the need to have something checked.  We taxied back and then were told there would be a […]

Science fiction – how much world building?

I suppose when it comes to world building converting a book to the big (or small) screen is the ultimate, in that someone has done all the work for you.  However, I sometimes think rendering […]

My monthly science highlights – 8)

The end of the month again and time for another dose of science inspiration.  The more I do this, the more I see ideas that only a few years ago were science fiction becoming science […]

5 more reasons writers should blog

Some months ago I wrote a blog, ‘5 reasons why writers should blog’.  Well many more weeks of blogging have strengthened my belief of how important it is, to me at least as a writer.  […]