All posts tagged "novel writing advice"

  • How To Get To Know Your Characters - Writer's Life.org
    How To Get To Know Your Characters

    A great book needs to have amazing characters. No matter how fantastic a story is, without characters that we can fall in love with or love to hate, the book simply won’t do well. Similarly, fantastic characters...

    • Posted July 30, 2016
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  • 10 Brilliant Books For Writers

    All good writers know that reading is key to helping them improve. There is nothing more helpful, insightful and influential than reading a good book to inspire you to get back to your own writing. Writers need...

    • Posted July 30, 2016
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  • Why You Should Write In The Second Person - Writer's Life.org
    Why You Should Write In The Second Person

    Experimenting with how you write is always a good thing. It is how you find your writing ‘voice.’ It helps you learn what you are comfortable with, what kind of language you enjoy using, what you are...

    • Posted July 29, 2016
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  • How Mixing Genres Can Enhance Your Work - Writer's Life.org
    How Mixing Genres Can Enhance Your Work

    When writing a novel, one of the most important things to bear in mind is the genre you have chosen to write in. Each genre of fiction has a set of clearly defined rules. Rules which can...

    • Posted July 28, 2016
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  • Why You Need A Great Portfolio - Writer's Life.org
    Why You Need A Great Portfolio

    If you want a fantastic, lucrative and long term career in freelance writing, you need to build up an excellent portfolio of work. Perhaps there are a few exceptions to the rule, but for most of us,...

    • Posted July 27, 2016
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  • 10 Writing Secrets You Need To Know - Writer's Life.org
    10 Writing Secrets You Need To Know

    While writing may not be easy, it can certainly be made easier by discovering the tricks and tips which successful writers all over the world use to help them write more productively, more efficiently and more creatively....

    • Posted July 26, 2016
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  • Great Characters Every Book Should Have - Writer's Life.org
    Great Characters Every Book Should Have

    Every book needs to have a great protagonist. That goes without saying. But what about all the other characters in your book? Often we focus so hard on making sure that our hero or heroine is incredible,...

    • Posted July 24, 2016
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  • What It Means To Write What You Know - Writer's Life.org
    What It Means To Write What You Know

    As a writer, we are sure you will have come across the phrase ‘write what you know’ at one point or another. ‘Write what you know’ is often the advice we are given when starting out on...

    • Posted July 21, 2016
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  • How To Make Sure You Don’t Give Up Writing - Writer's Life.org
    How To Make Sure You Don’t Give Up Writing

    Most writers find that their relationship with writing has highs and lows. There can be a few months where you feel completely inspired, and every time you sit down to write the words just flow. Then there...

    • Posted July 19, 2016
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  • How To Write An Unhappy Ending - Writer's Life.org
    How To Write An Unhappy Ending

    We all love a happy ending, don’t we? Something that makes us feel all warm and fuzzy inside, and helps us to feel like everything in the world is going to be okay? This is probably why...

    • Posted July 16, 2016
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