Posts by Evie Wyld
Posted 13 September 2010
This will be my last blog as Online Writer in Residence at Booktrust. I’m sad to go, but I feel recharged and ready to focus entirely on writing my next...
Read 'Goodbye '
Posted 3 September 2010
Last night I had the worst nightmare I’ve had for a long time. When I woke up, for a moment, I forgot I’m 30 and my boyfriend would be able...
Read 'Children's Fabulous Nightmares '
Posted 18 August 2010
He is also the author of the superlative collection, Things We Didn't See Coming. When asked which writing hero she wanted to interview as part of her residency, Evie Wyld...
Read 'Evie Wyld interviews Steven Amsterdam '
Posted 16 August 2010
Following on from my last post, I’ve been trying to think and write about fear. I started with a list of times I have been scared – obviously I’ve been...
Read 'Five things that have scared me'
Posted 5 August 2010
For the past few weeks, I've been trying to write about fear, and I've found it fascinating. It's made me realize that so much of my surface understanding of how...
Read 'What I think about when I...'
Posted 9 July 2010
I’m on holiday. I told someone in the shop I was just about to go on holiday the other day and they gave me a look, as if the idea...
Read 'Rules '
Posted 10 June 2010
Terry is my new name. Not my new name exactly, but the name I've given a character in what I'm writing at the moment.
Read 'Terry is my New Name '
Posted 9 June 2010
I'm on holiday. I told someone in the shop I was just about to go on holiday the other day and they gave me a look, as if the idea...
Read 'Holiday '
Posted 7 June 2010
One of the things people seem most interested in when they hear you're a writer, after where you get your ideas from, is what method you actually use to write...
Read 'Grubby Tools '
Posted 12 May 2010
There are lots of weird things that happen when you have a book published but one of the weirdest of all has to be radio interviews.
Read 'Down the line '