Verona in Autumn - making up history
Monday, 1 July 2019
Not every idea pans out. Something that seems brilliant in your head never translates to the page however you approach it. But sometimes it almost feels like the world is giving you a hint that a book is right and you should stick with it as things fall into place.
I had this strange sensation when I started doing research for Verona in Autumn. It was still a game at that point. I’d written an…
Verona in Autumn - a starting point.
Tuesday, 18 June 2019
Even if you’re so foolish as to think “sure, Shakespeare; I should definitely write something that has people using Shakespeare as the benchmark” you still need to have a plan – a direction to approach it from. BUT Where to start?
I’ve always found that trying to get the whole idea straight from the start just results in a headache. I have to write – something, anything – to find out what the book…