Feedback love it or hate it, you can’t live without it. We all have blind spots, some secrets in our psyche that not even we are aware of. This is especially true with our writing; most of the time we are way too close to our work to see the spelling and grammar errors or gaping holes in our story’s plot.
‘Writing is a lonely craft,’ my university tutor said.
All of us in the group nodded and I thought: Yes, a writer has to hide away in their study clacking away on their typewriter…
UNCLE RICHARD, THE WITHERED ARM AND WRITERS’ GROUP In 2008, Uncle Richard, playwright and author flicked through the wads of paper, an early version of my manuscript called “Mary’s Story”. He didn’t like Science Fiction. He called it “Soap Opera in space”. ‘Well, at least you have only typed on one side of the […]Read more "MY MISSION…"