Scribbles on Scrap Paper

So I’m deep cleaning for new arrivals in my house, and whilst going through the myriad of note books, and papers I keep, I came across a wee snippet written out on scrap paper complete with a drawing. It gave me giggle, and I hope it gives you, my readers a bit of giggle too. … Continue reading Scribbles on Scrap Paper

A snippet shared

my.w.tt/iaMO2QEyv6 It’s been a while since I shared parts of “The Path Once Chosen” universe. This snippet I probably won’t include in the final product. It’s set more in book two (Working Title, The Red String of Fate) or book three (Working Title, Beyond the Broken Boundary Walls) so don’t get a shock with Asadel … Continue reading A snippet shared

Not quite finished but sharing anyway.

So I feel like I’m improving, and starting to grasp this digital art thing. I’m still not doing my best art yet, it still feels a bit amateur time at the moment. Maybe I remember wrong, but I used to be capable of some amazing pieces. I’m still not in a place where I can … Continue reading Not quite finished but sharing anyway.

The Art of the Critique

So, if you follow me at all, you would know I’m writing a book series called ‘The Path Once Chosen’. I describe it as an epic regency romantasy, but it’s well truly camped in the fantasy genre. It has been surprisingly hard to get good feedback while writing the first book ‘A Whisper of Destiny.’ … Continue reading The Art of the Critique

The harrowing journey of my fourth draft

A Whisper of Destiny is now complete. All the scenes are written. I got to type ‘the end’ finally. Now the real work of editing starts. *whimpers* I thought I’d take the time to reflect on the lessons learnt so far. 1. Don’t just do a back up in Scrivener. Compile and back up a … Continue reading The harrowing journey of my fourth draft