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Top 5 Tips

By |2020-05-23T14:21:07+12:00May 23rd, 2020|

Top 5 Tips to Improve Your Writing.

Most writer’s celebrate the completion of their first draft.

It’s wonderful to see writers toast themselves with their favourite tipple and post photos on social media. Finally, the masterpiece is complete! Sadly the euphoria is short lived as harsh reality becomes a bitter pill to swallow.

NOW the REAL WORK begins. ‘Completing’ the story is only the beginning of a long journey in a writer’s life. […]

Stick to Knitting

By |2020-04-15T17:25:59+12:00April 15th, 2020|

Stick to Your Knitting!

Rewriting my fifth book has been akin to unpicking my knitting

GAWD it’s been hard yards grinding through the rewrites recommended by my Editor for my new book, Duplicity. It’s that classic conundrum, when the book is “finished” (haha), the hard work really begins. The closest way I can describe it, is like unpicking knitting when you have the wrong size needles and a pattern you can’t decipher…so […]

Diary of a Survivor

By |2020-04-01T15:42:49+13:00April 1st, 2020|

Diary of a Survivor So Far

Been in lock-down since 16th of March, a week earlier than the government called for. Here’s the Diary of a Survivor So Far:

Week One – Obsessive news watching, fretting and mild stress about anyone who comes too close. Coping without flour (I rarely bake so have coped all my adult life without that ingredient!) There’s a bag of flour, at least 4-months old, in the […]

Chat & Spin UK Interview

By |2020-03-28T14:13:04+13:00March 28th, 2020|

Listen to UK Interview

Sunday 29th March 10.10am

Just to let you know I am being interviewed by UK presenter, Ronald Clark, on Chat & Spin Radio https://chatandspinradio.com/ at 10.10am Sunday (tomorrow 29th March) discussing my writing. Tune in online if you wish.

I’ll post the actual link of the interview once it’s complete.

THANKS for your support!

Nicky

In the Deep End Book 1 – Chapter 3

By |2020-05-26T11:02:14+12:00March 9th, 2020|

In the Deep End – Book One – Chapter 3

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Chapter Three… A Year Earlier

Mila brushed her hair back from her face with the back of her flour-covered hand. Reaching for the rolling pin she continued pressing out the stubborn dough. The white stone benchtop in her […]

In the Deep End Book One Chapter One

By |2020-02-23T11:18:20+13:00February 23rd, 2020|

In the Deep End – Book One will have the first four chapters blogged over the next few weeks. Subscribe to get the latest updates.

IN THE DEEP END – Book One

Written by Nicky Webber

Published by Media Publishers Ltd

Copyright © 2019 Nicky Webber

The right of Nicky Webber to be identified as the author of this work in terms of section 96 […]

When Pluto Bites – Plutocracy

By |2020-02-19T15:07:08+13:00February 19th, 2020|

When Pluto Bites

Food for thought over the weekend – enjoy a good one!

The word plutocracy is rising to the surface in many news feeds recently. I thought it may be something to do with Pluto, the affable independent dog that belonged to Donald Duck (for those of you under 35 – that’s an ancient Disney World cartoon). Or that it meant a political structure that was outside the norm, like […]

Can’t See The Woods For The Trees?

By |2020-02-06T12:16:11+13:00February 6th, 2020|

You Can’t See the Woods for the Trees?

Here’s TEN tips for planning your next book. When I’m half-way through writing a new book, I’m already making notes and planning for my next book.

In this way, I’m working across two projects at once. When my book is with editors and going through the proof-reading process, I have a few weeks to kick into action in drafting my next masterpiece. Here’s how […]

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