I'm in Maldon, Essex... I've been here since 1996... I love it too.
I've written one book as well and am currently working on another, with two more in the pipeline... funny, I do a lot of lecturing in spiritual things too... I'm a church leader and mentor of leaders... We've got a lot in common!
I write on my blog and I have two fanpages dedicated to my writing on FB. I write because I love to motivate people..thats my niche crowd ...Personal Growth/Inspirational Writing. I am in the process of writing my first E-book..Excited about it..my first but definitely not my last!
Just opened the door to the novelist group for you - welcome! You might introduce yourself by telling us what you’re working on in the “Show Me Your Novel and I’ll Show You Mine” discussion if you're not too uncomfortable talking about what you're working on. I’ll look forward to chatting with you!
"@TD I recently had a similar experience. I was a little further along in my story but really plodding. Writing the end suddenly helped me fill in what I miss missing. I am now a mere five outlined chapters from the end :)"
"I got stuck around 60,000 words and just couldn't seem to wrap up my own second book. That's when I came up with the idea to cheat and skip to the end. I wrote the epilogue and that gave me the direction I needed to fill in the…"