And how you can, to diversify your writing. Patreon has a follow button, did you know that? No, I didn’t, not until a couple of weeks ago when I was browsing through my patrons and found a lone follower. By the fact this follower is a solo figure, I guess the feature isn’t known and even … Continue reading The Little Known Feature on Patreon That I am Determined to Exploit.
This month is the anniversary of publishing my Children's Novel. For this reason, I am offering FREE digital copies in return for an Amazon review. The book will be sent directly to your email in PDF format. Synopsis Stolen rings, a mysterious abandoned house, food and clothes that vanish. For the crime-fighting duo, The Detective … Continue reading Reviewers Wanted for Children’s Novel
Try to gain success at the expense of someone else, is never alright. Recently the negativity has been flowing again. Once again a writer has thought it was reasonable to call out another writer. Now I am not saying everyone on Medium is perfect, far from it and I include myself in that. But, I am bemused at the number of people who want to make it to the top, whilst trampling over others.
Having been writing for over a year, I have decided to start this project. Here is a weekly journal of my tips and tricks. I also want to keep the posts short. Ideally 100 words approximately. No complicated editing, just me and you. Have a question you want me to answer then drop it in … Continue reading What is the Every Week Writer?
The Most Social of Platforms Social media the most social of platforms, talk to strangers from all the world ignoring the people sitting beside you Same Cells, Same Species Same cells, same series, different life Plates piled high with food, watching TV Kids starving playing in landfill Our rubbish, their life, our disgrace My … Continue reading One-Line Poetry
The surprising results from publishing less than half of my posts behind the paywall on Medium. Recently I have been unlocking a large number of my articles. The benefits have been huge. So huge, I haven’t even thought of the money I have missed out on. In a moment of complete madness, I decided to set up a Medium publication dedicated to daily posts. These posts are written as a journal and include details of my writing journey. I also include writing tips and tricks I have discovered on my journey.
Patreon is an essential platform for all writers. It allows you to build up a personalised relationship with your fans. I set up my Patreon a number of months ago. I am pleased with the progress, my patrons are valuable to me. However, it has not grown at the speed I would have liked. Some … Continue reading Support a Writer & Join Patreon