Category: BLOG

My musings on writing and other stuff.

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No One Likes Spammers

Say what you want about social media, but it’s been a godsend for creatives wishing to increase their reach and audience. In the past, you’d have to spend a couple hundred bucks on magazine and radio ads to promote your work. Now, you can build up…

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Ignoring the Noise

The world’s in a weird place right now, with politics playing a more dominant role than ever before. Regardless of your political allegiance, you have to admit it’s hard to remain creative with so much noise around you. Scroll through social media and every second post…

Applying Punk Rock Ethos to Writing

Regardless of your personal taste in music, one cannot help but be impressed by the DIY and get-it-done nature of the punk rock scene. It’s incredibly powerful and inspiring to see a group of individuals band together and make their art come to life.  More often…

Growing Up in the Nineties – Part 2

In part one I looked back at television, music and video gaming in the nineties. We laughed, we cried and we refused to accept nineties fashion as a dark period in humanity’s history. Now, it’s time to reminisce over another three key entertainment areas from the noughties:…