Writing Down the Bones: Freeing the Writer Within by Natalie Goldberg is a collection of short reflections on writing designed to help you become a better writer. The advice and inspiration is rooted in the practice of Zen but you don’t need to know anything about Buddhism to benefit from it. There are many similarities… Continue reading Review: Writing Down the Bones – Natalie Goldberg
Writers hate rejection. So does everybody else, but writers and other creative souls will experience more than their share of the dreaded scourge. There aren’t many other occupations that have to deal with such high levels of criticism and sheer indifference. There are many ways to deal with rejection. Getting drunk and gorging yourself on… Continue reading How to Deal with Rejection
Celebrating this morning! My novel, Addled: Adventures of a Reluctant Mystic, has just entered the Top 10 in the Zen chart on Amazon UK. This is great news! I managed to stop myself from doing a little dance around the living room… It won’t stay in this position for long – the stats are updated hourly… Continue reading Addled hits the charts!