Eila Jameson-Avey

Writer of stories about diversity.

Category Archives: Life

4th January, 2017

Happy New Year to all.  I hope you had a great Christmas.  How many of you made New Year’s resolutions? After checking on last year’s resolutions it was clear I … Continue reading

January 4, 2017 · Leave a comment

8th October, 2016

So whilst my writing has been minimal of late, my reading has been high, partly due to the writers’ book club’s set homework and also due to the travelling I … Continue reading

October 8, 2016 · Leave a comment

16th July, 2016

So the long haul of editing begins in earnest.  After a rather hilarious reading at my writer’s group of the development of my protagonist and her relationship with Mike, I … Continue reading

July 16, 2016 · Leave a comment

19th May, 2016

As I plod through my editing, well it’s not quite that hum drum, deleting scenes in the first draft that don’t support the character development is proving more difficult than … Continue reading

May 22, 2016 · Leave a comment

21st April, 2016

The focus for this past week has been editing and it has progressed quite well.  It’s always a trial, having to read over your work for fear that it doesn’t … Continue reading

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31st March, 2016

Finally it is the end of March, what has been a very tumultuous and distressful month it has been? It has been a month that has been an accumulation of … Continue reading

March 31, 2016 · Leave a comment

28th January, 2016

Well, it’s back to work for and I already feel like I’m back on the treadmill. No more lofty ideals or deep contemplation, it’s all about keeping my head above … Continue reading

January 28, 2016 · Leave a comment

21st January, 2016

“Creativity is intelligence having fun.” Albert Einstein. This quote is one of many that Einstein penned, but how accurate is it? In our everyday lives we are so often drawn … Continue reading

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14th January, 2016

Another week and another few thousand words, in the midst of other things life throws at you. In my usual lead up to a good writing session I tend to … Continue reading

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7th January, 2016

Well one week into the New Year and resolutions on track. The editing has begun on Simon Goes to Spain. My villain was flat and lifeless so in order to … Continue reading

January 7, 2016 · Leave a comment