Writing, fatigue and f-bombs

Warning: swearing  No energy for lengthy writer’s musings today. I’m writing. Sometimes it’s Story A, sometimes D…probably a line or two from narrative Z…but fuck it…I’m writing. The writing’s at that ugly stage, where I dislike everything. But fuck it…I’m… Continue Reading

‘The Storm Within’ – My Two-Part Article on X-Men’s Storm

I wrote a two-part article on X-Men’s Storm. Read it here on BlackGirlNerds.com The Storm Within: How Ororo Munroe went from BGN icon to on-screen disappointment Read part one here Read part two here    

Reading for Pleasure? Not when you’re writing a book!

Since, I started writing, with the view of one day publishing my work sometime in the future, hopefully not in a galaxy far, far away – I’ve been reading more than usual. In fact, in the last few months, if… Continue Reading

Quality Over Quantity & Defying the ‘Word Count’ Gods

The nightmare began sometime in mid-April Despite being on point with my word count, one evening I had a horrible thought: what if after 50,000 words I didn’t like my story enough to actually shape into a proper novel? That… Continue Reading