Category: Writing

Writer’s block: technology woes

When I was looking for excuses for my own writer’s block (a novel experience), I was quick to blame technology problems, and it really can drive you away from the computer. I had had a run of niggly problems that lasted months. I won’t bore you with details, but you’ll probably recognise the syndrome. For […]

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The perils of writing a self-help book

I perceived at least three reasons for baulking at the prospect of writing a self-help book. When I wondered why I’d been so slow to get started on my current book (Life is long: my boot camp for the bonus years) I figured that the genre was one reason for getting writer’s block.

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