Updated: December 6th 2018 Are you looking for an awesome Christmas present for the writer in your life? Well, after some research, I’ve sourced the best 18 Christmas presents you could ever buy (or not buy) for your loved one, with all budgets covered.
As we are getting closer to Christmas, I thought you would like a few Christmas Writing Prompts that you can use. Once again I’ve used my freelance writer, Emily to create these prompts for me and I hope you like them This can be a silly time of the year but it’s also a good time to sit back and to make sure that you continue your writing practice, just
When looking for a book on how to write or creative writing, there are a few different approaches to take. You may be wanting some inspiration and motivation, or daily prompts to get you writing, or you may want a step by step guide on how to write a novel or story from scratch. Choosing the best books on creative writing is a hard job, with all these variations
The latest fare of MasterClass (in the writing arena) is Margaret Atwood’s Creative Writing Class. As soon as I saw it I knew I had to have it. In this class, Margaret Atwood will be showing us how she crafts compelling stories, from historical to speculative fiction. We can expect to follow along and learn her creative process for developing ideas into strong standing novels. I haven’t been
This is a mix of what I’ve learnt from Larry Brooks and Robert McKee, which may help you to quickly prepare for NaNoWriMo or writing a novel in a month or rather 50,000 words. The following list of prompts is to help guide you into finding your story and helping you to create a scene list that you can work with during November. Remember, it’s action
There are a few story idea generators out there, and today I wanted to give you a handy list with all the best ones. This week, I’m focusing on Romance. That’s right, romance… Aka love stories. This is a very popular genre that people love to write in or give a go, since it’s such a popular genre for readers.
Update 27th September 2018 – The How to Write a Novel class is now closed – To be updated when it’s available again, head over to Holly’s and sign up to be on the notification list: HTWAN Launch List. Do you want to write a novel? Have you started over and over again, and never finished? Or do you just think about it and read writing how-to books
So, I know a lot of my readers like first line writing prompts, so I decided to pull together a list of awesome last liners from popular and unpopular novels to use a writing kick starter. Use these famous last novel lines as a story starter or prompt to help you start a new short story or something longer.