Cat and Dog, or Writer versus Editor

Posted by on Nov 4, 2016 in Art in the Attic | 6 Comments

Some years ago I went for an interview for a job at a university press. It wasn’t a very exciting job and the pay was barely enough to live on, but I had enough experience to apply for it and I thought it might lead to Other Things. An HR person took me up to […]

Writer versus Perfectionism, or Consider the Foxgloves.

Posted by on Jun 26, 2015 in Art in the Attic | 2 Comments

So it’s been a few weeks since I’ve written any new blog posts because I’ve been working on a new short story for another SF anthology (more about that in due course). This one turned out to be quite a long short story, both in terms of the total word count and the amount of […]