Author Archives: Harry Tuttle

About Harry Tuttle

Harry Tuttle, part enigma, part machine, mostly confused and trapped in modern life. I think. I read. I write. Science Facts to Science Fiction and Beyond.

Character Defining in a Flash

What makes a story? Obviously, the plot has to be there, but if the characters that have to convey this aren’t compelling, then it is all for naught. What makes a good character? Am I the right person to be … Continue reading

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Reflections In

I’ve never been one for making New Year resolutions, but the end of the year, and a few days holiday, do give one the time to reflect. So reflecting I am. This year I complained a lot about time, specifically, … Continue reading

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Writing is like walking

Put one word in front of the other and keep on going until you get to the end. Of course, some people walk better than others. And really, that is probably where the analogy finishes. Actually, I probably should have … Continue reading

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Every Day I Write The BookS

After the last cathartic post on why I’m not doing NaNoWriMo, not to mention the constant whining about not writing, I have actually been writing a lot. I currently have three novels on the go, and as of last week … Continue reading

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The Time is Write

Alt: Why I am not doing nanowrimo. I know you’re sick of hearing writers complain about not having the time to write. I would say that it is not so much that they are not writing, in most cases, but … Continue reading

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I’m Harry Tuttle, Modern Cave Dweller, and This is How I Work

So, in the interests of getting to know me and given that LifeHacker are probably not going to ask me how I work, directly, I’ll just borrow the questions they typically ask – How I Work. Location: Geneva, Switzerland Current Gig: … Continue reading

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Be Afraid

Be very afraid. Is your writing scaring you? I’m not calling out all horror writers but people looking to push themselves, find the limits of their writing comfort zone, and push through it. It is hard to do this because we … Continue reading

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