43 years old
January 21, 1974
Current StatusMy keyboard has lost its plink.
Are you a ...?Writer published in mags, etcWhat genre do you primarily write in?TravelIf you write in more than one area, what is your next most favoured genre?ComedyAre your reading habits ...?OmnivorousWho is your favourite author(s)?Douglas AdamsAnd your all time favourite books? (You can change these at any time, by the way ...)The Hitchhikers Guide to the Galaxy (& sequels in the increasingly inaccurately named trilogy) - Douglas Adams; On The Origin of Species - Charles Darwin; Critique of Pure Reason - Immanuel Kant; The First Folio - John Heminges & Henry Condell.What are your working habits when you write?DisciplinedAre you the edit-every-sentence-ten-times type, or do you prefer to let rip?Ten times? Why so little?Your ultimate writing ambition?To write a piece that even just one person absolutely loves.Your worst habit?Bending the rules of grammar to suit my needs and inventing words that don't exist.Your opinion on the books industry?Too much celebrity and hype, but good books still get throughWhere do you write?Australia. And Malta.What else do you want Word Clouders to know? eg: do you have 9 cats / like paragliding / eat nothing but tinned fish / work in the bath / live in Kettering?I am currently attempting to bring together into one place links to some of our favourite writing on this here Cloud. This is where to look if you're interested: http://writing-community.writersworkshop.co.uk/groups/profile/3016
×"Steve" commented on Steve's Blog "You Know You're A Writer When...".
Thank you, Bob. Resurrection of this beast sucked me in to re-reading the entire thread and thoroughly enjoying the contributions all over again. 137. You know you're a writer when you look back at something you wrote three years ago and shudder: ...4 years ago
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by Jill 4 years agoHi! Good to hear from you and that your writing is going well.
All fine with me, although I think my muse must be hibernating and waiting for Spring to arrive! :)
by Tony 4 years agoHappy Birthday, Steve. (I see next year's a big one! Though being three times the age you were when you entered your teens must be some sort of milestone) :-)
by Jill 4 years agoHappy Birthday, Steve!
Hope your writing career is going well. You've not been on Cloud for quite a time, but all of your previous contributions have not been forgotten! :)
by SecretSpi 5 years agoThought you'd like to see what Kay has done with the photos that Tony took and you Art Directed!
by Tony 5 years agoWe could have done with you. We came 10th out of 18 :-(
by Jill 5 years agoAs long as you enjoyed, that's ok! Still love your wall music btw. J :)
by Weens 5 years agoHappy Birthday Steve, hope you are having a fab day.
by CJ 5 years agoHappy Birthday, Steve - hope it's a good 'un! xx
by SecretSpi 5 years agoHope you're having a wonderful day!
by Caducean Whisks 5 years agoTis your buffday? Hope it's a warm one :)