Latest Posts Under: Writing Tid Bits

Series Preparation

When I decided that I would write to publish and aimed to target developing a series I never considered looking at what other authors did. My whole career has been based within the information technology industry and so I was already utilising a suite of products which executed the framework for planning and tracking. I …

The art of writing

[bd_table]There is one thing I can say for certain when it comes to me personally – Creative expression affords a limitless space of no rules. If we all followed the same thoughts, abide by an agreed structure we no doubt would still be conforming to narrow views such as the world being flat. It takes imagination to push …

Books & Looks – Fashion Essentials

You hear it said by many: “Don’t judge a book by its cover.” We all live in a world where there are countless volumes of marketing psychology, scientific analysis and tools attempting to define the use of color, positioning of images, even the fonts that we have available are structured to evoke specific emotions. This begs the question, what …

Maiden Voyage – Publishing

I began with an idea of what it would be like to write a book designed to be published and then I fell into the realities of what it takes to be a successfully published author. I learnt pretty quickly that there is nothing different about this process as there is to any other in …

Media Frenzy

Any and every aspiring creative person thinks about how they would handle the onslaught of media attention and notoriety that their marvelous, thought provoking endeavors would most assuredly receive immediately post their global release of their yet to be established name coupled with their associated unknown works.

The Visual Diary

Writing fiction to me isn’t all about leveraging off my imagination. The art of observation of my surrounds can aid me greatly when it comes to identifying components of key elements, objects or parts of people which I like to describe in detail.