Just written for A Writer’s Bucket List – a website I well recommend to all aspiring writers and especially to those just starting out on their professional careers. Lots of freebies available there too. Have a look at my post here – “Opportunity Surfing“ – and please leave a little love there in the form of a… Read More Opportunity Surfing at A Writer’s Bucket List
I’m away on a ‘Research Holiday’ in Thailand at the moment so here’s another reblog from WITS. If you like following plans and layouts to help you build a frame to your novel-writing, this is worth its weight in gold. Highly recommended. Figuring Out Your Story’s Turning Points | Writers In The Storm Blog.
WITS is an excellent blog site for writers and I make sure I read every post they publish. They cover a full range of topics relating to writing including managing and writing your will. Even with posts on romance (a genre I don’t do too much) there’s usually an idea or approach that’s worth reading… Read More 7 Tips For Finishing The First Draft | Writers In The Storm Blog
“You know what’s the best kind of book to write? The kind that gets little rips in the bottoms of the pages from readers turning the pages too fast.” The second of three posts for this writer’s website which I found really interesting to read. This editor knows her stuff. Highly recommended to check… Read More » 5 Ways to Make Your Novel Helplessly Addictive
“There is only one purpose to storytelling, and that is to get to the CLIMAX. So if your novel’s CLIMAX is boring, redundant, more trouble than it’s worth—FORGETTABLE—then you have a problem no amount of writerly marketing hype can overcome.” This is the first of three posts giving you links to an excellent writer’s… Read More 5 Ways to Make Your Novel Unforgettable
This is a re-blog from another favourite writing site. I well recommend you join – the ladies there give terrific advice. This post is all about keeping a newsletter going if you’re an author. It’s something I’m considering doing – probably next year once The Pukur is published and I’ve got a self-published title out of the… Read More The How and Why of Author Newsletters | Writers In The Storm Blog
This is a re-blog from my other site kenthinksaloud. If you read both, sorry to give you a double helping! Otherwise enjoy this little piece – I hope you learn something…fun, if nothing else. The blog ‘Interesting Literature’ is well worth following too. It’s one of my favourite blogs at the moment. Malaprops, Bushisms &… Read More Malaprops, Bushisms & Mondegreens | kenthinksaloud
So, as I promised in my Welcome page, I want to use this blog to share resources with other writers as I come across them. I came across this just the other day: World Readers’ Award This looks like an interesting venture that I might just take up myself. Although there is no cash prize… Read More World Readers’ Award