1. Author’s Promise

Every morning I struggle to get up and write, however, now my characters have started to complain. So this is my promise to, Mason and Connor, that I’ll show up to tomorrow and crank out their story: ———- Me: Hey boys, I’ve gotta stop now. My brain is losing focus here and I know I’m …

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Figuring out my characters

For my skateboard fiction series, I’m busy figuring out all the details which includes my characters. So far, this is what I’ve come up with: Char. 1: Stu. He loves the shit town and the crappy scene he’s surrounded by. Afraid of change and challenges. Feels threatened by others. If good at skating Keeps the …

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What if I wrote a new story?

Today I played with the ‘what if’ formula. Just starting a sentence with ‘what if…’ and seeing where it takes me. Story is a skill which can be learnt I believe, so practice makes perfect! Even if these ideas never get written the rehearsal is worth it. Here’s my first three efforts: 1. New Park What …

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