Settings, characters, and plots form the foundation of almost all writing. Individually, however, they take on a life of their own and unfortunately contribute to many debates within the literary community.
With the political future already primed to becoming more feminine, their shelves should be stocked with books penned by female writers and new genres ready to greet them!
Good use of language is powerful and beautiful and all the creative writing classes in the world will not replace it.
The writer who can accurately edit their own work is very rare, and most writers who claim they can are sadly mistaken.
There are many building blocks in writing, but the most basic is the scene. Each scene must have a purpose and help move the story forward.
…what to do after you’ve *finally* finished the first draft of your manuscript and have mopped up all the blood, sweat and tears that went into it can be a bit of a mystery if you’re new…
…while many writers focus solely on a theme for the blog, this is only one component of an overall writing strategy necessary for your blog’s success…
…an investment in yourself is never one that will go to waste…
Many writers are haunted by the myth that writing is something you can either do or cannot do well. But the truth is, it’s a skill that you build just like any other.