Category: BLOG

My musings on writing and other stuff.

Christmas Cat

End-Year Update

Well, look at that. We’ve come to the end of another year. Seriously, where did the time go? The craziness of the world aside – and things did get pretty insane these past 12 months – it’s been a good year on a personal level. Also,…

Superman versus Hulk

No, Fandom Isn’t Toxic

It’s kind of weird how we build attachments to things that we don’t actually own – like movies, TV series, and even mobile phones. Heck, read any Android versus Apple forum and you’ll find impassioned pleas from both sides as they try to convert the fence…

Saying Yes

Do you remember the 2008 film Yes Man, starring Jim Carrey and Zooey Deschanel? It’s one of my favourite films – not because it’s a cinematic masterpiece or contains an Oscar-worthy plot, but due to its powerful message. If we can take one thing away from…

Are You Writing About What You Know?

“You should write about what you know.” This is a sentence which I’ve read many times over, but it used to leave me extremely confused, mostly because I also read somewhere that every writer’s biggest mistake is to write an autobiography as their first book –…