H M Hulme
Writer of literary historical fiction set in the First World War. Revising my first book, writing the next, seeking representation. Rather chuffed to be long-listed for Historical Writers Association Dorothy Dunnett Short Story Competition 2019. Mountaineer, gardener, traveller, reader. Africa, Modernism, tea, roses, and unrealistic romance. NHS midwife in a former life.
Tag Archives: writers’ problems
These summer months were supposed to be a time of editing and elaboration, fact-checking and polishing but with every book and blog I read I feel a growing sense of inadequacy and futility. Continue reading
Writing novels means the crafty, patient, selfless construction of effects. Continue reading
The first 12 years are the worse. Continue reading
In the end I don’t think it actually rained at all – but thinking about rain got me writing again. Continue reading
I need to go back to basics. What does my heroine want? What is the “hook”? What is my USP? Continue reading