Writing: Editing Stationary

Sunday 1 March 2015 by

Editing is one of my least favourite things about writing. I find it difficult to get motivated to pull apart scenes and fix...

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Wordcount Trackers

Sunday 1 February 2015 by

Every time I do NaNoWriMo, there’s a part of me that wishes I could keep up that level of writing all year. Okay, that part of...

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It’s All Words on a Page

Sunday 4 January 2015 by

I find this time of year particularly difficult for writing. The New Year’s Resolutions might give you a burst of energy for...

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Keeping Up the Motivation With...

Wednesday 3 December 2014 by

I’m officially a winner! For the third year running, I’ve ‘won’ NaNo. I’m elated, and a little bit worn...

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Writing Software: VoodooPad

Sunday 2 November 2014 by

Ever thought it would be useful to have your very own Wikipedia for your story ideas? Need ways to keep track of the eye colours and...

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It’s NaNo Time Again!

Sunday 19 October 2014 by

I can’t believe it’s been a whole year I’ve been writing these articles for House of Blog – but the fact that...

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Writing Collaboratively

Sunday 5 October 2014 by

Writing can be a lonely endeavour. Largely, it involves sitting in front of a computer screen and putting virtual pen to virtual...

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Finding the Energy to Write

Sunday 21 September 2014 by

I’ve talked about finding the time to read and write before, but sometimes even when you have time you don’t have the...

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Techniques for Building Rounde...

Sunday 7 September 2014 by

Characters are such a central part of any fiction. Without characters to relate to and root for, we can’t engage in the story....

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