Just write!

category_diary80JUST WRITE! – I’ve been thinking about what advice to give someone who is starting to write – I’m going to be teaching a course on beginner’s fiction at the Arvon Foundation in October – so it’s been on my mind. You can still book a place if you’d like to come: it’s a wonderful, week long retreat in Devon with time to write, writers to talk to and workshops run by me and fellow novelist, Christopher Wakling.

So what would I say to someone who wants to write a novel and is just starting out?

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