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.
Whether it’s a blog that needs running or a journal that needs filling. Whether it’s a short story you’d like to write or a novel that is lacking something. Here’s a list of writing prompts to help you out of a writing slump. Date. Any date. ( And why that date) If you were a […]
In order for your character to be endearing and memorable you must avoid the temptation of making them all good, all strong because the perfect character is not perfect. Your characters must be flawed because that adds to the struggles and that in turn makes a story. Here’s a list of ideas for non-traditional flaws […]
Writing competitions are the best way to feel inspired and motivated to write. Most of the writing competitions mentioned here have prestigious awards, such as cash prizes, publication opportunities and even invites to literary festivals. Want to start writing yet? Here’s a list of writing competitions that you can enter in the month of July. […]
You’d be interested in finding out what exactly is a bookstagram if you are a book enthusiast, a writer, a blogger under the book-blogging niche or just someone who has been swept off of their feet by the obnoxiously beautiful images of books on Instagram You also might have followed a certain tag to see […]
Writing a book is always hard. Getting it through the agents and past the editors to the publishers and all the way to the readers, having readers to begin with, is all very hard business. But the hardest part of writing is the ‘writing’. The hardest part yet is getting the pen to the paper […]