Jack London is one of my favourite writers. He grabbed life by the scruff of the neck. By the time … More
Anthony Bourdain said ‘there is art left to be made in this world’. I think he was right. After a brief hiatus, I’m returning to writing.
We made it. 100 days of writing comes to an end: what did I learn?
When you feel stuck, look to those you admire – to the movies and books you love. Study them deeply. … More
Spielberg is a legendary filmmaker: his attitude to dealing with creative roadblocks is something we can all learn from.
It doesn’t matter if you can – it matters if you do (or not).
Charles Dickens has some valuable advice for us on how to avoid getting overwhelmed.
Here, I tackle an age old problem: what to read next?
“It’s much better to imagine men in some smoky room somewhere, made mad and cynical by privilege and power, plotting … More
“Any reviewer who expresses rage and loathing for a novel is preposterous. He or she is like a person who … More