Tag: writing

My Beautiful Psychosis

How to Find a Title for Your Memoir

Play the game, below, to find a title for your memoir. I knew the title of my first memoir, My Beautiful Psychosis, before I started writing it. I didn’t even have to think of one because it just came to me and stuck. It contained the word ‘psychosis’ which is especially useful for improving SEO. It also surprises people with… Read more →

A Book About Love

Tango, Camino, Romeo

I’ve started writing my second book, Tango, Camino, Romeo. It is another memoir and a quest to find love. A spiritual odyssey and roller coaster of an adventure: I walk the Camino to Santiago; travel to Guatemala; and explore the Argentinian tango scene in Buenos Aires. I have written the first draft of Tango, Camino, Romeo in a quarter of… Read more →

Should I Sign A Hybrid Publishing Deal?

Hybrid publishing is controversial. My memoir My Beautiful Psychosis; Making Sense of Madness has been offered three publishing deals. I not jumping up and down with glee because they are hybrid publishing deals. What is hybrid publishing? In traditional publishing the writer gets an advance and receives a small percentage of the book’s profit. A traditional publisher pays the author… Read more →

writers block

Why Writers Block Is Useful And Necessary

Writers block is a useful and necessary process which lets you know you are about the make a breakthrough. When I don’t write, it sets off an uneasiness in my belly. Procrastinating ranges from: reaching into the fridge for a snack which I don’t need; to watching a short motivational videos; to working on something else completely. Eventually I get… Read more →

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