Every swear helps

I had a particularly rubbish day last week. I cried and I don’t generally do crying. Then I remembered the art of swearing. I have read that swearing is linked to intelligence. It’s been suggested that people swear because they cannot stretch their brains to the capacity needed to express their emotions accurately. Bullpoop. I […]

Editing makes me drink all of the tea

Editing began properly on the accidentally edited novel. It has not been a painless process. Here are five things I’ve learned about editing my own work. 1. I have no idea how to start a novel. When I begin a first draft I chuck words on the page and hope for the best. I generally […]