Tag Archives: #Neil Gaiman

Permission to art

Once upon a time I posted Neil Gaiman’s address to Make Good Art. It’s pretty famous and I love it. Not just because I love him and all his works or how the tone of his voice. No, it’s a … Continue reading

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2014 is dead, long live 2015

Or: out with the old and in with the new. First of all, this blog is not dead. I’ve not posted in a while and the last few posts were few and far, but I am travelling and I am … Continue reading

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The Dark Side

[Spoiler if you’ve not read the books or seen Season 4 of Game of Thrones] . . . I just watched Oberyn Martell die a very brutal death. I’ve read the books, I knew he was doomed, but the detail … Continue reading

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A Journey to the Misty Isles

When Neil Gaiman is your guide for the evening, you’ll find yourself following where he leads. It’ll be a place you’ve never been, walking down a path you didn’t think could be. But whilst you marvel at the journey, you … Continue reading

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What compels us to write

(Re-posting from my other blog) With every heartbeat and every breath I take, I write. Often the telling of the story happens only in my head. If I were to write it all down, I would never stop writing. Then … Continue reading

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Making mistakes, glorious and otherwise

Let’s start this with one of my favourite Neil Gaiman quotes. If you find you’re getting sick of my talking about him, please unfollow me, I’m not sure why you’re here to begin with. “Go and make interesting mistakes, make … Continue reading

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Finish it

Finishing something, anything, feels awesome. It can be something small like making in through War and Peace. Or getting that lawn mowed, doing a spring clean, maybe. It has to be something that requires an effort, even some dedication, if … Continue reading

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What I have learned about writing

This blog will turn two in May, only a few weeks to go. I have thus far written 215 blog entries. Sometimes short, other times longer entries, every now and then lazy ones. Along the way I learned much more … Continue reading

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