My First Public Reading!

It’s tomorrow. May 2 is my first reading. Before the event, quite a while before, I contemplated with awe, trepidation, and smugness the prospect of standing before (hopefully) a group of more than 3 people and giving a reading. From my very … Continue reading →

The Premise

Almost every writer will agree that the most important part of the beginning process of writing a story is to produce a clear and focussed premise. For a huge number of us, this is a tough task. Because a premise … Continue reading →


Characters are the fuel that drives the engine of our story. They give reason for a reader to devour our story to its very end. Characters need to be well drawn, solid and compelling. What do you need to know … Continue reading →