[Writing tips] Love is such a small word

[Writing tips] Love is such a small word   “Love is such a small word… if I told you guys that I loved you… it wouldn’t be enough.” Ange Lowell, … Continue reading [Writing tips] Love is such a small word

[Inspiration] You’re only given a little spark of madness…

[Inspiration] You’re only given a little spark of madness… You got to be crazy, It’s too late to be sane, too late You got to go full-tilt bozo Cause, you’re … Continue reading [Inspiration] You’re only given a little spark of madness…

[Writing tips] Formatting: now and then

[Writing tips] Formatting: now and then When I published Back in the rain, it never occured to me that I could ask somebody else to format my book for pubblication. … Continue reading [Writing tips] Formatting: now and then

[Inspiration] People are full of contradictions

[Inspiration] People are full of contradictions “People are… Full of contradictions. They’re lonely. And then they’re not. They’re missed. And then they’re not.” Kou Yoneda, 漂えど沈まず、されど泣きもせず [Tadayoedo Shizumazu Saredo Naki … Continue reading [Inspiration] People are full of contradictions

[Characters] Who is your protagonist?

“Sometimes you’re the protagonist and someone else is the hero.” A.D. Posey The protagonist is the very first thing I figure out when I think of a new story. How … Continue reading [Characters] Who is your protagonist?

[Inspiration] Writing dialogue

Many people hear voices when there is no-one there. Some are called mad and are shut up in rooms where they stare at the walls all day. Others are called … Continue reading [Inspiration] Writing dialogue

[My WIP] Oulining Plot & Story

A plot is also a narrative of events, the emphasis falling on causality. “The king died and then the queen died” is a story. “The king died, and then the … Continue reading [My WIP] Oulining Plot & Story

The last day of holiday

L’Epifania tutte le feste porta via In Italy, the 6th of January represents the last day of Christmas Holidays: the Feast of the Epiphany. A very old Italian legend says … Continue reading The last day of holiday

Getting ready for the Bologna Children’s book fair

I’m back!! Sorry I haven’t been updating my blog this week, but I had some really tough days at work. As you probably know by now, I work an office … Continue reading Getting ready for the Bologna Children’s book fair