Author Archives: EMF

E.M. Faulds is a scifi writer. She lives in Scotland, in the UK.

Writing in the meantime

So, I’m still waiting on Literary agents getting back to me. That’s ok, it takes time but to stop myself from going crazy, I’ve been blogging around. I started a venture called Minutiae Blogs Content Marketing and Affiliate Marketing. It all sounds very markety and salesmany but in fact what it means is that I […]

New science fiction book extract and news

I have finished editing my book (ADA KING) and I’ve even sent a sample off to an agent! Now, feeling like a teenager waiting for a boy to call, each email a source of dread and excitement all at once. Acceptance or rejection, one or zero, all or nothing. It’s a very digital experience but […]

Plotting a Storyline, or, How to Eat an Elephant

A new series of posts on writing science fiction I wanted to document my process a little in case my wins and my losses might help some other people in their own writing struggle. This first one will deal with plotting, the planning out of your story’s structure from a high-level perspective. It can seem […]