The best of both worlds.

What a strange day. Several hours spent fishing for Carp at my club lake.

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And at the same time (between bites) I was trying to think of scenes/plot etc for my second novel, and scribbling notes. This is a sequel to Grace’s Turmoil (which is available on Amazon) but as yet has no title. Fishing and romance novel writing, what a weird combination to be doing at the same time.

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Somehow it is easier to focus on my writing when I’m sat by the side of the lake. Maybe it’s because I don’t have any distractions, like Facebook – Twitter – emails – Netflix – or this blog. Mind you I do have a load of noisy traffic rushing down the road behind me and aircraft and helicopters buzzing around from RAF Brize Norton, so it’s not exactly a bubble of silence.

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So, now I have several pages of notes scribbled in a reporters spiral notebook and I have to try to make sense of them, so I can write them up in a tidier, more legible state. If I do it soon I’ll be able to use my poor memory to help fill in the gaps and illegible writing. By tomorrow I’ll have forgotten what the notes were about.

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Writing is hard enough without my memory letting me down, so I don’t remember what I wrote before, or where I put it. Lol.

Still, chapter one is done of book two, only another twenty-five to go.

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