Category: rant

Sep 04

Why can’t we all just get along?

I don’t understand all this rivalry in the writing world. I see it on an almost daily basis, people arguing, or badmouthing each other. It’s beyond me…and by that I don’t mean beneath me I just mean eh? What? Who? I genuinely don’t get it! If you’re what I would consider a ‘crap writer’ then …

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Jul 25

For less than the price of a cup of coffee

I’m sick of people complaining about eBooks costing less than a cup of coffee. As if that’s a sensible comparison to make. People use it as reason to both embrace and reject eBooks; I don’t really care about that. I haven’t really chosen a side on the whole eBook debacle because I don’t think there’s …

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Sep 05

How about that weather/sports game/current news topic?

There are two words in the English language that, when combined, make me shudder as if someone is not only walking over my grave but stamping out a samba until their feet bleed. Small. Talk. Fairly innocuous words on their own, but put them together and suddenly its like watching an innocent toaster and a …

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Aug 19

There’s always tomorrow…right?

I was going to write this post tomorrow, I mean why do today what you can put of until tomorrow…right? I’d think about what to write today, maybe jot down a few notes, brainstorm on the commute, but ultimately I could put the post off until tomorrow. Then I realised how much I have to …

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Jul 27


  “I don’t know the key to success, but the key to failure is trying to please everybody.” Bill Cosby   For the purposes of this post I’m going to completely bastardise the above quote and apply the term everybody to mean me.   Like most people on this planet – scratch that – like …

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