Posted in May 2020

Writing the “unlikeable” character

Writing the “unlikeable” character

I am hyper aware that my current main character is, based on her role as a supporting character in another book, “unlikeable”―so much so, that when I mentioned to a friend who I was writing about, she cringed.

So, why write this character? Why give her a whole book?  Continue reading

Catching up with Author Samantha Tonge

Catching up with Author Samantha Tonge

The wonderful Samantha Tonge warmly welcomed me to the writing community when I was a debut author and it is a pleasure to welcome her to my blog for a catch up.

Her latest book The Summer Island Swap is a wonderful way to vicariously travel to a far off destination from the comfort of home. So, let’s find out more. Continue reading

A Hero’s Journey – Furious Fiction May 2020

Originally posted on Nathan J Phillips:
I haven’t shared a Furious Fiction story for a little while – quite frankly, they didn’t make it past the internal Quality Control assessments to justify making them public. This story was different for a couple reasons – first of all, it felt like it hit all the buttons…