Tag: write tip

  • Keen to improve your creative non-fiction skills?

    Keen to improve your creative non-fiction skills?

    I know I recently came out as a crime writer – and I love crime fiction! One of my absolute favourite authors is John Sandford. That said, I think my first love is creative non-fiction. In fact, I love it – eep! – even more than fiction, because of its basis in real-life events and facts. If […]

  • On writing and persistence

    In 2017, my manuscript was one of five shortlisted for the Kill Your Darlings Unpublished Manuscript Award. None of the writers on the list had a book published at the time. Here’s an excerpt from the announcement: I started the creative non-fiction manuscript that became Full of Donkey in 2010. I had my first essay, […]