Balancing the Score and Killing my Ex-darlings

Okay, so there is that thing where lesbian writers are trying to even the score. In the past lesbian characters were merely put into stories to be killed off. It was, well, still is, seriously a thing. So there are a heap of lesbian writers who are making strong characters who win and survive, some… Continue reading Balancing the Score and Killing my Ex-darlings

Dragon in the Moon

A dragon came to me in my sleep last night. She kissed my eyelids gently with her hot tongue and made me cry. As she dried my eyes, she gently unfolded one scarlet wing. Inside the opening, close to her body, I saw my fears, cowering like new-borns. I ran to her and picked them… Continue reading Dragon in the Moon

Mutate and Survive: Enjoying the writing process

This week I booked myself in for a Ghost Writing 101 workshop. I’m hoping I’m past the 101 level, but I’m not past the inspiration and excitement around signing up. The flyer said I should just bring a pen and paper and/or something I’m working on. So, inspired by these words I decided to take… Continue reading Mutate and Survive: Enjoying the writing process