50k words in 21 days

Posted on Sat 22 November 2014 in News • Tagged with Nanowrimo, The Florentine Conspiracy, writing, historical fiction] • 1 min read

Haven't written that much and that quickly in a long time. This year's Nano has been a lot of fun!


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NaNoWriMo One Week Update

Posted on Sat 08 November 2014 in News • Tagged with nanowrimo, writing, historical fiction, fantasy • 2 min read

It's a week into NaNoWriMo and I've written just over 30 thousand words. That's insane; I don't think I've written at that sort of rate since I was a teenager. It's taught me two things: firstly, despite being anal about formal planning I am more productive when I don't and …


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Nanowrimo 2014

Posted on Fri 31 October 2014 in News • Tagged with Nanowrimo, writing, The Florentine Conspiracy, Historical Fiction, Maison de Catres • 1 min read

I've decided to have another crack at Nanowrimo this year. I stated my intention to do so last year, but seeing as my youngest son was born just two weeks before it was overly ambitious and I don't think I actually wrote a single word towards my story.

This year …


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Nanowrimo 2009

Posted on Fri 30 October 2009 in News • Tagged with writing, Nanowrimo, sci-fi • 1 min read

Twas the night before nano and all through the house…

I’m undertaking Nanowrimo again this time with more annual leave up my sleeve, which I’ve used to book off every Monday of November. I won last year with no annual leave, starting a new job just three days …


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Completed Nanowrimo 2008

Posted on Sun 30 November 2008 in News • Tagged with news, writing, Nanowrimo, sci-fi • 1 min read

After 30 gruelling days and despite starting a new job I have successfully completed Nanowrimo for November 2008.

Nanowrimo Winner!
Nanowrimo Winner

The novel I wrote is my first science-fiction piece will will become the beginnings of a series of novels. Although not yet finished, I think that what I’ve written …


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