To self-publish or not?

Part of my list of things I want to do these next few weeks is to submit some more stories to various places. I've given myself a few weeks to do this because it involves a whole heap of time sat at my desk going through the various steps in the process. I'm currently working… Continue reading To self-publish or not?

The Case of the Missing Week: How to follow advice and manage your website

Last week, due to me being ill and hideously exhausted, I didn’t manage to post a blog post. There has to be a first (and a last) time for everything, so I let myself off gently, as I’ve managed to post something every week so far and also I really was very ill. It was… Continue reading The Case of the Missing Week: How to follow advice and manage your website

Fear of Rejection (Letters)

I was wise, I chose a publication that promised constructive feedback with each rejection. That was actually really useful and when I received my first ever rejection email, it actually felt good. I had something to work with.