This article is on research for fiction writers. It addresses why you should do research, the types you can do, how much you should do, and when to stop.
Writers conferences can be inspiring and informative. This article considers the things you should bear in mind if you’re planning to attend one.
A discussion of Save the Cat! system for writing a story, from initial idea to final draft. With a free downloadable worksheet covering all the steps.
I’ve been serious about writing for a number of years now and I’ve read a number of books on story structure. The first time I
Being a writer is by nature a solitary occupation. Hours are spent sitting alone, typing away at a computer. And there is nothing wrong with
I asked Twitter’s #WritingCommunity Where and how do you get your story ideas? Read their replies here and be inspired!
Learn the functions dialogue fulfils and how to use it to add depth and character to your story.
Overcome the barriers to writing. Includes a downloadable form to motivate you for every writing session.
How to create compelling, memorable characters for your story. With plenty of examples.
An introduction to Point of View in fiction, discussing 1st person, 2nd person and 3rd person narration, with examples.