Narrative Types: 1 vs. 3

15 August 2017

1st or 3rd? What are the benefits of the options? What are the drawbacks?

To Plan Or Not To Plan

22 March 2017

When writers friends meet, one issue always comes up—planning your writing. There are two factions: planners and pantsers.

Dealing With the First Page

21 February 2017

A very short movie with 5 tips on how to deal with the first page of the story. Advice, cool animations, crazy colors and cheerful music. Writing is fun!

7 Obvious Signs of Crap Passages In Your Book

24 January 2017

This post is about removing crap from your writing, and identifying crap. You have to do the job yourself, by hand, as it can’t be automated using Word.

Plotting With Excel

3 January 2017

How can Excel boost your creativity?
Watch this short movie to find out.
(animals included)

Summertime Sadness

6 September 2016

Summer is now officially over…

Thunder Dome

23 August 2016

Thunder Dome (my studio) photo tour.

Coke-Fuelled Writing Machine

9 August 2016

More seriously, though, writing is a tough job.

HiiT Plotting

31 May 2016

I love sports gear and I love the HiiT (high intensity interval training) approach to workouts: do it fast, go all in, look awesome (I don’t, but they say it’s possible), be happy. Unfortunately, writing a novel isn’t suited to the HiiT approach, with its short intervals of intense activity.

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