Pre-ordered!

Some people hate series, sequels, trilogies… but I love them. You get to know the characters in the first one… then they do different things, progress as people, form new relationships, in the next one. Yes, there’s normally a year’s break between each new offering, but it makes it all the more exciting when you […]

Firsts

Yesterday I finished my first chapter… for the fifth time. I think first lines and chapters are the hardest things to write. You have to convey so much – the character’s personality, the tone of the story – as well as make it exciting enough that the reader will pick it up. You could just […]