A Fortuitous Fortnight

They say it never rains but it pours – would this count as one of the worst opening lines ever? Try this for a writing exercise. Jot down the worst opening line ever. You’ll be surprised how difficult this is, once you put your mind to it. In the beautiful grounds of the National Trust…

New Year’s Resolutions

I could make all sorts of New Year’s resolutions. Every feed I subscribe to is urging me to ‘change the way you write’, ‘write your novel in 2013’, ‘get an agent in 2013’, ‘lose weight for real’. The last one reveals, if you didn’t know already, that I am a female writer. Bit bold eh?…