All posts by Vicky Fraser

Episode 192: How To Outline Your Business Book Lightning-Fast

This week, I'm having such a bad hair day that I'm wearing a bobble hat – but at least there's less spluttering.  Joe and I talk about the books we're currently reading, then dive into why writing

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How To Outline Your Business Book Lightning Fast

Photo by Josep Castells on UnsplashQuick Summary...When you sit down to write a book and you realise just how much bloody hard work is involved, and you're staring at the Blank Page Of Doom in despair,

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Why aren’t you achieving your goals?

​​"Why aren't you achieving your goals?"That's the subject line of an email that arrived in my inbox from my good friend Yinka earlier this week.I'll be honest, it was like being punched in the stomach.

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Don’t write like you speak!

​Oh my gosh, how many times have I heard the advice "write like you speak"?(So many, that if I had a spoon for every time I heard it, I'd never run out of teaspoons again. What happens to teaspoons?

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Asking The Right Questions

Quick SummaryWe spend so much time looking for answers, we rarely stop to think if we’re asking the right questions.And sometimes we don’t know which questions to ask at all…Which makes sitting

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Episode 190: 4 Lurking Horrors That Will Kill Your Book

Joe and I are surrounded by spooks and ghouls in this Hallowe'en edition of the 1000 Authors Show. Listen in, if you dare, to the four lurking horrors that will kill your book... unless you slay them

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4 Lurking Horrors That’ll Kill Your Book

Quick SummaryBeware the spooks, ghouls, and monsters lurking in the shadows, waiting to destroy your book…Ghosts, ghouls, and demons aren’t real, of course — but that doesn’t mean you and your

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Having a religious experience

Do you have a temple?An inner sanctum for thinking deep thoughts?Or are you constantly fighting an external cacophony, your attention fractured into a thousand shards, brittle and spiky?If you hope to

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Episode 189: Your Pencils Could Always Be Sharper

Look, your pencils could always be sharper, okay? Your hair could be shinier. Your long-jump could be longer. Joe and I talk about your worst trait, and why it's keeping you paralysed. I also get over-enthusiastic

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Same-Same But Different

Today, I'm on a reading adventure in Bath.If you've never visited Bath, you must do so – not only is it a stunning city full of history and stories, it's also full of quirk.I'm here because for my 40th

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