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A little bit green

I once wrote an article called ‘The Silence of the Seeds’, about torturing innocent little capsules of life. It was quite a violent piece, but I was shamefully proud of it. However, this trashy bit of true-crime writing only made it to … Continue reading

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Opposites attract

When it comes to major pieces of writing advice, it seems there are two opposites involved in completing a novel. One is to write daily to build it up; and the other is to cut down on words to refine it. … Continue reading

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