In the words of Stephen King himself “Amateurs sit and wait for inspiration, the rest of us just get up and go to work”. Writing is like any other skill that if you are working on today will build over time and you cannot even imagine how much further you will be in 6 months […]
Maybe it’s just me, but when the year started there were so many things, I wanted to get on top of. But the plan doesn’t always match reality. This is not to say that there has been no progress, but growth is far from linear. Here are a few of the writing commandments you should […]
I promise you sometimes the world is on my side. and I write the future. I let the trees grow their barks through walls and then they are homes no longer sometimes the pavement cracks open for a clover. sometimes a deer in the woods gets to decide the trickle down of planets. and when […]
I bet if you’ve been thinking about pursuing writing as a career you’ve come across this term. A literary agent? Where can I get myself one of those? Why do I need an agent exactly? How do I charm the literary pants off of them? Do I need to? Can I just bring them cookies […]
Writing a Novel is a tricky business. You will spend a lot of time reading, more so than even writing and this is to research ways that an idea can be executed. Now there are many rules to start a storyline, and you should take them all with a grain of salt. There are always […]
I often get story ideas and my first instinct is to start writing a trilogy. Not chapters. Not an outline. Not even a book, but a whole lot of them. It’s overwhelming and it is recipe or failure. I’m sure it is not just me but getting over-excited about our good ideas is something we […]
Behold the British Law, the horse breeder and his reptilian bastards. May they grow into men. May they know better than fear. Behold the Shakespearean threat. Women who tasted freedom and never returned May they never return. May they never learn. Behold the blood that ran blue and tangled you in it’s web Let it […]
Here’s how you break you summer writer’s block; with a curated list of writing competitions that you can set as monthly writing targets. These writing competitions have a lot to offer as you can get published and win handsome cash prizes. Pick a writing competition from the list below and get writing.