• Fandom,  On Writing

    Read, Edit, Repeat

    Having less time to read is an unfortunate consequence of writing. It’s easy to prioritise getting your own words down on the page over reading the work of others, but over the past year and a half I’ve ruthlessly carved out more time for reading. Even though I knew my writing time would suffer as a result, modern life throws so many demands on our time that I guess, looking back, the decision was a kind of stubborn refusal to give in to that and relegate one of my driving passions. Plus, I was starting to feel somewhat fraudulent by…