A short Christmas tale to warm your hearts….

Every month, Kiewiet Independent Publishing hosts a short story competition, whereby the winning story gets published by Amazon. I was fortunate enough to discover this via the Facebook group, and then took to reading the recent December 2015 winner. What I found was a tale that was so heart-warming as to bring a few goosebumps … More A short Christmas tale to warm your hearts….

Why planning a novel is so important to me

While developing my Silent Hill story-line and characters further last night, I realised something very essential to my writing technique. I know novel planning is very much frowned upon by the brave souls that just write, based on an idea, and hope the story takes them somewhere. Yet, during my constructive meanderings and diverse planning … More Why planning a novel is so important to me