SKOSS 2, Diary Entry 29

Was enthused about writing from the time I went to bed, right through the morning school prep, but – no surprises – as I’m making coffee, kid free for a few hours, about to walk down the hallway to the writing room, my enthusiasm morphs into a strange kind of fear...

SKOSS 2, Diary Entry 28

Getting a little it of a buzz thinking about how technology might come in to further the SKOSS books. The story deals with social media, Facebook and Twitter and Instagram and likes and comments and shares, so it makes sense that the characters would have real life...

SKOSS 2, Diary Entry 27

Yesterday was not the greatest writing day. I’d planned to do two solid hours, which would usually amount to a comfortable 1000+ words but I ended up sitting in front of the computer, out of dull stubbornness more than anything, for four hours, until I clicked over...

SKOSS 2, Diary Entry 26

So MANY things are changing so quickly that it’s impossible to know how stories will be told ten years from now and so I think it’s a great idea to try new things, to accept that the novel is on it’s way to being fully dead, if it’s not fully dead already. A new way...

SKOSS 2, Diary Entry 25

For the past two months I’ve been reading over the first 80,000 words of Some Kind of Superstar 2, editing, shaping things, deleting chapters and in that time, the research I’ve been doing on Self Publishing – reading, listening to podcasts, and yes, as crazy as it...