Rejection

The first step of being a “recognised writer”, for me at least, was my first rejection letter. Because being rejected means I wrote something. I then sent it off, people actually read some of it, and they made a decision …

Editing Novels

How I Began

Novels Through The Years A brief description of my journey from my first novel to now. 2009: I began writing my first novel in November 2009 for National Novel Writing Month, called VARIATIONS OF LIGHT.┬áBy the end, I was struggling …

Credits

The importance of publishing credits is a largely-debated aspect of the journey from “planning a piece of work” to “accepted and published”. I spent my spare time at university volunteering in the area I wanted to find work in. I …