Steven Chapman

Author's details

Date registered: August 16, 2011

Latest posts

  1. EdgeLit 2017 — July 14, 2017
  2. Stay Weird — May 26, 2017
  3. Reading confessions and red pen beatings — May 17, 2017
  4. Chunks, moving house, anxiety, and Dungeons & Dragons — May 10, 2017
  5. Case Closed — December 13, 2016

Most commented posts

  1. E is for Everybody is better than me! — 36 comments
  2. C is for Confidence — 30 comments
  3. B is for Bitch please, I’m a writer! — 25 comments
  4. F is for First draft — 24 comments
  5. D is for Do I have to? — 21 comments

Author's posts listings

Jul 14

EdgeLit 2017

EdgeLit is tomorrow, and it’s fair to say I’m a little excited! I haven’t seen any of the usual crowd since 2015, barring bumping into Adam Nevill at Sci-Fi Weekender (Mar 2016). It’s been far too long, dudes! Apologies in advance if I don’t ‘get round’ you all – there are sooo many people I need …

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May 26

Stay Weird

I still suffer from this problem, [spoiler] even as I’m telling you it’s a bullshit problem [/spoiler]…but I’m working on it. Whenever I have a “strange” idea (most days), I first cackle to myself, then scribble it down somewhere (notebook, hand, wall), and then leave it to ferment for a while. Sometimes I’ll forget about …

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May 17

Reading confessions and red pen beatings

I’ve got a confession to make… I haven’t read a book for a while now. My head is too noisy to concentrate on the words and I can’t seem to keep it quiet enough to steer my mind away from distracting thoughts. It’s extremely frustrating, trying to force a sense of ‘calm’ – so for a …

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May 10

Chunks, moving house, anxiety, and Dungeons & Dragons

It’s been a while since the Case of the Missing Chunks…and even longer since my last semi-decent post (YMMV) – so it’s time to sling some words around and update the three or four people that stumble across this site when they Google ‘Kate Winslet Boobs’ or ‘Elephant Cock’…still the two biggest Google results for …

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Dec 13

Case Closed

Following on from my last post where I detailed the tragic loss of THOUSANDS of words for a story that was due TWO DAYS after the loss, I’m happy to say the story is complete. It’s a bag of dog shit, but it has a beginning and a middle and most importantly…an end. Now comes …

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