Personal Writing

I haven’t done anything in the last few days. No blogging, or writing or even playing with my new guitar. I’ve come down with the flue and all I want to do is roll around in bed for the whole day and not move. Writing Update  I’ve written 41,936 words for the whole year. That’s …

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Personal

I can smell christmas!

YIPEEE!! Shopping is over and done with now, just have to get something for my dinner, but presents and all are done. Yay! I have to head to the doctors today to check this bandage on my nose because I think it may be coming off. I got caught in the rain yesterday.  The department …

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I got my guitar today. First I went to a small back alley music shop, which had Fender packs for a bit more than my dad was willing to pay, and I knew he was only going to be paying more for the name. I started to get get really anxious because a mother and …

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Personal

So, I’m actually getting really excited and really nervous about getting this guitar. I’ve done a bit of research and I cannot wait to have it my hands and be able to start the struggle of self-learning. Right now I’m reading up on how to read tabs, and I’m getting bloody excited about the prospect of …

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The Road to Publishing

I sent queries to another agent and a publisher last night. Bloody hell they take forever to get written!! I wanted to get more done, but I didn’t. It doesn’t get any easier, you panic, sweat a bit, and try and not to look at the send button while pressing it, as your heart thumps …

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The Road to Publishing

Self-doubt is creeping in…again.

I’ve been searching on-and-off today for agents and publishing houses to send this manuscript from book 1 to, when self doubt crept in and I have *looks up* four tabs opened of agents. It’s bout to turn midnight and I haven’t sent it to a single person. This is horrible. I feel sick with doubt …

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Personal

Getting a Guitar for Christmas

So, it’s been going around-and-around in my head for months that I’m just constantly thinking about guitars and getting annoyed about the fact that I was just down right terrible at playing one. Even my music teacher had to stop the class to laugh at me, and her lessons were always making light-humour jokes in my direction to get …

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Nose breakage and mayhem shopping.

First and foremost… I broke my nose. This is my first ever break! It’s a milestone! I spent the majority of my Sunday sitting in A&E just to have a ten minute consultation to let me know it’s broken. Today is being spend hunting down other hospitals to get it fixed sooner (they wanted me …

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Writing

Writing Weekend (5th – 7th December)

It’s Friday again. Okay, so i follow this author on twitter and stalk her website and instagram. Just because I admire the fact that she’s a successful self-published writer. Well, one thing I found out is that she has these blocks of 20-hour writing sprees where she writes 12-20k of words. I know, it sounds …

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