Really happy to have spoken to
Jen Williams on the Bestseller Experiment podcast this week. Not only is she an award-winning fantasy author and founder of the Super-Relaxed Fantasy Club, but she’s a jolly nice human being, too. I’ve been a fan of her stuff for a while, but if you’ve not read her before then check out The Ninth Rain, which kicks off her latest series. I’m convinced she’s invented a new genre: GrimFun – you heard it here first…
In this episode you will discover…
Top tips for building and writing captivating characters
When character should come before plot
The importance of a complex villain and why even aliens have issues
And how you can be super relaxed and meet your heroes
CLICK HERE to listen now!
Oh, and don’t forget to grab a copy of our book
BACK TO REALITY now!
**STOP PRESS: LONDON AND MANCHESTER HAVE SOLD OUT, BUT THERE ARE STILL TICKETS AVAILABLE FOR THE WRITERS’ DAY ON SUNDAY 18TH**
This is going to be awesome, with an amazing line-up of authors including
Joe Hill, Joe Abercrombie, Brandon Sanderson, Joanne Harris, Ben Aaronovitch and Sarah Pinborough, spread over four days starting Manchester and ending in London.
I’m in the CLASS OF 2015 bit with
Aliette De Bodard, Alex Lamb, Al Robertson and Tom Toner and it should be great fun…
Manchester – Room 1 (click to enlarge)
Manchester Room 2 (Click to enlarge)
This has officially sold out, but if you’re a lucky ticket holder, then I’ll be in the Class of 2015 bit again, with a slightly different, but no less awesome, line-up:
Antonia Honeywell, Alex Lamb, Al Robertson, Tom Toner and Catriona Ward…
London Room 1 (click to enlarge)
London Room 2 (click to enlarge)
This has just been added
so grab your tickets now! If you’re a writer, this day is gold dust. If I weren’t already going, I’d be first in line for tickets. Top writers and agents (and, er me!) talking about their craft. Unmissable…
What a line up! (Click to enlarge)
And after all that, why not kick back enjoy a couple of classic movies with introductions from
Pat Cadigan and Joe Hill?
Really hope to see you there. It’s going to be a blast.