Unleash the Mischief

I'm a great believer in writing what you know. Because even as a fantasy writer, inspiration often comes from real life in all of its glorious forms. And if this post is a little later than I would have liked, it's because I had a real life reminder that when mischievous minds are given free … Continue reading Unleash the Mischief

A World of Backstory

As a budding fantasy writer I remember rushing off to George R. R. Martin's blog to glean some advice from a master. As luck would have it the very first questions on the FAQ page was: 'I want to be a writer. Can you give me any advice?' I devoured his response: Read widely young … Continue reading A World of Backstory