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All posts tagged "novel writing tips"
How To Make Your Writing More Dramatic
Injecting drama into your writing is so important. If you don’t you are simply telling your readers about a sequence of events where perhaps nothing really happens - there is no excitement, there are no surprises. Dramatic...
- Posted April 27, 2017
How To Write About Your Life
'Write what you know' is age-old writing advice that has been given to us writers time and time again. While we can decide how to interpret this, writing about your own life and your own experiences is...
- Posted April 21, 2017
How Long Does It Take To Write A Book?
Many writers who are thinking about starting their first novel wonder how long it will take them to complete it. Of course, this question does not have one definitive answer and can depend on many different factors....
- Posted April 14, 2017
Excellent Strategies To Help Revise Your Book
So you’ve finished your novel - congratulations! There is nothing quite like the feeling of having actually made it to the end of your book, especially because if you are anything like me there were probably several instances where...
- Posted April 12, 2017
How To Write A Blog That People Will Read
Some writers love writing their author blog, some writers hate it. Either way, it can’t be denied that a great author blog can increase your readership and boost your book sales. Of course, writing an author blog...
- Posted April 9, 2017
How to Send a Book to a Publisher
If you have finished your novel you will no doubt be considering what to do with it next. It may be that you decide to go straight down the self-publishing route, and want to get your book...
- Posted March 16, 2017
How To Write For A YA Audience
'Know your reader' is a great piece of advice to take on board when writing a novel, regardless of which genre you are writing. However, this perhaps has never truer when it comes to writing for a...
- Posted March 7, 2017
How To Challenge Yourself As A Writer
Setting yourself challenges is an important way to learn and grow as a writer. Naturally, the easiest way to improve your writing is to keep practising it. The more you write the better you will become at...
- Posted February 16, 2017
How Being Positive Can Help Your Writing
It’s important to be positive in general, however, when specifically thinking about our writing, staying positive can really help. Here’s why: Being positive opens creativity Think about it. When you are feeling positive and happy about life,...
- Posted February 11, 2017
How To Set Up A Successful Writers Critique Group
Joining a writing critique group can be a great way of sharing your writing, receiving valuable feedback, exploring your ideas and meeting like-minded, supportive, creative people who can help improve your writing and build your confidence. Of...
- Posted February 8, 2017