Origin of the Writer: Ben Marshall

Origin of the Writer is a series of essays giving emerging writers the opportunity to share their writing journey so far.  I need another hobby.   I’m a full-time scriptwriter (soap opera and some kids’ television) and my ‘hobby’ is writing unpublished novels.       There’s enough uncertainty in living on one’s wits as … Continue reading Origin of the Writer: Ben Marshall

Origin of the Writer: Janet England

Origin of the Writer is a series of essays giving emerging writers the opportunity to share their writing journey so far.      I’ve always written. Still, the thought I might actually be published only crystalised in early 2015 when I read the contract, offering representation by a literary agent, stating in black and white: … Continue reading Origin of the Writer: Janet England