Monthly Archives: October 2012

My Tools

  It’s almost time for NaNoWriMo 2012. I’m excited, and a little nervous. These are the selection of tools I’ll be using for the month, going clockwise from the top: * My netbook. The Netronomicon. It’s getting on a little … Continue reading

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Preparing for NaNoWriMo Part Seven: Scenes

Here’s part seven of my series of articles about Preparing for NaNoWriMo. One of the big horrors of NaNoWriMo is getting to a point where you don’t know what’s immediately about to happen next. Hopefully with this article, you’ll have … Continue reading

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Preparing for NaNoWriMo Part Six: Arc

I’ve written part six of my series about getting ready for this NaNoWriMo, using examples from my past novels and this year’s. Now we’re on to arc as we get onto the final stretch before November. It’s great having ideas, … Continue reading

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Preparing for NaNoWriMo Part Five: Setting

I’ve written part five of my series about getting ready for this NaNoWriMo, using examples from my past novels and this year’s. Now we’re on to setting, the physical location for your story and what it means to use a … Continue reading

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Preparing for NaNoWriMo Part Four: Character

I’ve written part four of my series about getting ready for this NaNoWriMo, using examples from my past novels and this year’s. This time it’s Character, in what will probably be my longest post. I realised I could write possibly … Continue reading

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The Old Woods Ebook Edition

Another one of my short stories has been converted into an ebook. This time it’s The Old Woods, a tale about a small country village, the power of local legends, two mysterious strangers and the old woods people are called … Continue reading

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Poképocalypse!

To celebrate the release of Pokémon Black & White 2, I thought it’d be a good time to remind people about my article which proves theory that the Pokémon series is actually a post-apocalyptic horror game. Find the article here. … Continue reading

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