The Chronicles

How to Enjoy Freelance Freedom Without Being a Digital Nomad

Because I run my own business from my laptop, I can take my work with me wherever I go. It’s one of the reasons I love running a freelance fiction editing business. I’m currently spending a month in Madeira. Right [...]

By | 2017-05-18T20:01:44+00:00 February 8th, 2017|An Editor's Life|1 Comment

Exploring Speculative Fiction Sub-Genres: Post-Apocalyptic Fiction

SERIES INTRO: As a speculative fiction writer, you need to know your genres. Why? Knowing your genres makes it easier to find your readers. Even if you’re not excited by the thought of marketing your book, knowing your readers helps you [...]

By | 2017-05-18T20:01:45+00:00 February 6th, 2017|Novel Writing|0 Comments

5 Things I Love About Being a Freelance Fiction Editor

Need to rest your eyes after a day of writing or editing? Listen to me read this post aloud (Essex accent included): • • • Being a freelance fiction editor isn’t all sunshine and roses (self-assessment tax returns, [...]

By | 2017-05-18T20:01:47+00:00 February 1st, 2017|An Editor's Life|0 Comments

Exploring Speculative Fiction Sub-Genres: Dystopian Literature

SERIES INTRO: As a speculative fiction writer, you need to know your genres. Why? Knowing your genres makes it easier to find your readers. Even if you’re not excited by the thought of marketing your book, knowing your readers helps you [...]

By | 2017-05-18T20:01:48+00:00 January 30th, 2017|Novel Writing|0 Comments

Exploring Speculative Fiction Sub-Genres: Alternative History & Alternative Reality

SERIES INTRO: As a speculative fiction writer, you need to know your genres. Why? Knowing your genres makes it easier to find your readers. Even if you’re not excited by the thought of marketing your book, knowing your readers helps you [...]

By | 2017-05-18T20:01:52+00:00 January 12th, 2017|Novel Writing|2 Comments