On Writing Horrible Things…

I wrote a story. The title is 'Mondays' (get your copy now on the site!). It is a rather horrible story, based on a dark premise, and one which begins with a casual portrayal of a brutal act. So far, so horrible. So why did I write it, if it was so horrible? Why invest … Continue reading On Writing Horrible Things…

What do people want to read?

This is a question which plagues many writers (not you, obviously, you look like you've got it sorted!). How will I know what to write if I don't know what people want to read? The answer is : people want to read all kinds of stuff! Some people want to read the Bible, others want … Continue reading What do people want to read?

I don’t write my stories, I merely record what I see and hear…

Sometimes it's like wandering into a room where there's an animated conversation occurring, and I get to watch for a while, and occasionally I can ask one of the non-participants, crowded around to view the action, what's happening, and why. Sometimes I don't know all the answers, or the history of a conflict, or the … Continue reading I don’t write my stories, I merely record what I see and hear…