Archive for the 'Inspiration' Category

Stubby Marathon

Friday, July 24th, 2015

I found I can do a bit of long hand writing so as part of Camp NaNo me and my 9 yr old have decided that we are going to have a Stubby Marathon. Yes I did just make that up! The plan is that we start out with a ream of paper and a […]

Catch Up with the Challenges

Friday, May 15th, 2015

So the kids ideas I have been generating and working on and comic book progress are over on Orange Monster. And I also have a page for the concept sketches for The Punk’s Universe Here.

NaPiBoWriWee 2015

Monday, May 4th, 2015

The beginning of may always sees one of the madnesses that is the writing and creative challenges that I love so much. This time it is National Picture Book Writing Week where the idea is to write a picture book a day for seven days – it is intense but productive I tend to follow […]

Scripting Success :D

Thursday, April 30th, 2015

I completed this years script and worked a lot on previous scripts – applied for comic book fairs and got my comic book script questions answered by Neil Gaiman – this is SUCCESS 😀

NaPoWriMo & Screnzy 2015

Thursday, April 2nd, 2015

I do love my writing challenges and April is a busy month with a poem a day writing challenge known as National Poetry Writing Month and Screnzy or Script Frenzy which was an off shoot of Novel Writing Month that I do in November. Now Screnzy stopped officially existed a while back but there is […]

WoPoWriMo is Coming

Wednesday, January 28th, 2015

Yes I know we are just at the end of the Month of Poetry but I am preparing for WoPo – the World Poetry Writing Month and not least because I am running the website again this year I have been motoring my way through the poetry writing stuff for this month – but I […]

True Believers Comic Festival

Sunday, January 25th, 2015

Saturday the 7th of February is the True Believers Comic Festival at the Cheltenham race course – this is gearing up to be an absolutely epic event. I have a table and will be there with my books, prints of Snobberlinks and what have you I will also be launching my Punk Comic series starting […]

Poetry By Heart

Tuesday, January 20th, 2015

I am very honoured to have been included in the team organising the Gloucestershire round of (Poetry By Heart)[http://www.poetrybyheart.org.uk/] competition. I have been the guest poet and judge at the event in previous years and the school kids have amazed me with their deep understanding of the poetry and how this transfers to the performances […]

Birthday Writings

Sunday, January 11th, 2015

It’s my birthday and January is creeping away from me so basically I thought that I would take this weekend as a bit of self imposed writing retreat. I have note books and smelly candles and birthday cake being made for me and I have invited a few other writers to join in with my […]

MoP – Update

Wednesday, January 7th, 2015

I have been focusing on actually writing poems for the first part of the Month of Poetry. I know that is kind of the point but I tend to use writing challenges like these to get projects moved along so say when I was doing the Little Books I would set myself time to do […]