Why I Write

Why I Write – Kay Castaneda

A little later in the day than usual (sorry - it's been a busy one!), I'm delighted to welcome Kay Castaneda to my blog to talk about her fascinating and inspiring writing motivations. Kay is a new discovery for me, but I can't wait to get stuck in to her books! Why I Write I've… Continue reading Why I Write – Kay Castaneda

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Why I Write – Olga Swan

It's my great pleasure to welcome my lovely friend, Olga Swan, to my blog today to share her writing journey. Congratulations on the publication of your new novel, Olga! I'm looking forward to finding out more about the new release on Thursday, when you join me for Thursday Themes...   Why I write I grew… Continue reading Why I Write – Olga Swan

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Thursday Themes – Miriam Drori

I am delighted to welcome my lovely friend and fellow Darkstroke author, Miriam Drori to my Thursday Themes blog to discuss her latest novel, Style and The Solitary... Thank you, Jo, for inviting me to talk about the themes in my latest novel, Style and the Solitary. Here they are. Belief in Another Person The… Continue reading Thursday Themes – Miriam Drori

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Why I Write – Jennifer Worrell

Today I'm delighted to host two fabulous Darkstroke authors to discuss their writing motivations. Firstly, I am thrilled to welcome Jennifer Worrell to my blog... This was a tougher question than I expected.  I wanted to answer with something more fulfilling than “I love it” or “it completes me” but sometimes the simple answer is… Continue reading Why I Write – Jennifer Worrell

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Why I Write – Angela Wren

I'm thrilled today to welcome fellow Darkstroke Author and Agatha Christie fan, Angela Wren, to my blog.   Thanks for inviting me onto your blog Jo, and that's quite a question to answer.  But, having thought about it, I suppose that becoming a reader of books was my first step on the road to becoming… Continue reading Why I Write – Angela Wren

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Why I Write – Richard E Rock

I'm very excited today to welcome fellow darkstroke author, Richard E Rock, to talk about his writing motivations. Thank you, Jo, for inviting me to feature in your wonderful blog and talk about why I write. Very simply, it’s because I have stories in me that need to come out. I frequently experience very vivid… Continue reading Why I Write – Richard E Rock

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Why I Write – Kate Braithwaite

I'm really excited today to welcome one of my favourite authors, Kate Braithwaite, to my blog to tell us why she writes...   For as long as I can remember, I’ve wanted to write novels. Reading always has — and always will be, I think — one of my very favorite things to do. And… Continue reading Why I Write – Kate Braithwaite

Author interviews, Why I Write

Why I Write – Elisabeth Carpenter

It's my great pleasure today to welcome one of my first writing friends, Elisabeth Carpenter, to my blog to talk about her writing journey. As I child, I’d devour the Sweet Valley High books and immerse myself totally in that world, but being a writer seemed so unattainable to someone like me. It didn’t even… Continue reading Why I Write – Elisabeth Carpenter

Author interviews, Why I Write

Why I Write – Morwenna Blackwood

I'm really excited to be able to welcome another brilliant Darkstroke author, Morwenna Blackwood, to my blog today. Hi, Jo, and thanks for having me over today! I can’t remember there being a time when I didn’t write. It’s the one constant in my life. The first ‘proper’ story I wrote was about a frog,… Continue reading Why I Write – Morwenna Blackwood

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Writing Hints and Tips – How To Write Every Day

For those authors who write for their day job, it should be relatively straightforward to find time to write, but even they can find that time disappears more quickly than a disapparating wizard. It is even more challenging for the rest of us, trying to fit writing (and often editing and marketing) into a day… Continue reading Writing Hints and Tips – How To Write Every Day