Choosing character names can be a struggle. This article describes the things to consider when choosing a name and where to look.
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
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.
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.
Learn the different types of imagery and how to use it in your own writing. With plenty of examples from poetry and prose.
The seven types of story conflict, with lessons from ‘Eleanor Oliphant’ by Gail Honeyman.
How writing short stories will help you learn your craft and establish your author platform.