Where I stop making excuses.
Because sometimes, we do great things but we fail to recognise our own achievements.
You can't get it right all the time or how to learn from your mistakes...
Because sometimes, a person needs to take their own advice.
Sometimes you just have to stop trying so hard...
On the targets we set ourselves, and why it might be time to rethink your system.
Part rant, part ramble, in the spirit of art and fun.
The first blog post of the new year, containing musings of a profound and literary nature.
A quick chat with the man behind WP Comics, plus the latest news on Time Traders of Elegius.
It's the one you've all been waiting for...
A riotous collection of good news, random musings and philosophical thought...
An introduction to Time Traders illustrator Leanne East.
Because sometimes, brevity is a good thing and today I'm making it work for me.
When the rejection slips start piling up, it can be difficult to keep putting your work put there. Here's why you absolutely must keep going...
Some common writing myths debunked.
Nobody is a failure until they stop trying.
It's important to evolve and to grow but some things from your childhood are worth holding on to.
Does devotion to your craft stand a chance against raw talent? You bet it does.
There are no limitations in writing, except those you create for yourself.
Control is good. Order is good. Inhabiting your work is good. But there comes a point in the lifespan of every piece where you have to let it go.
Time for a little honesty...
A day job is not a sign of failure. In many cases it's a vital ingredient for success.
Staring off into space can be incredibly productive.
A brief introduction to me , my work and the site.