All posts tagged "writing tips"

  • How To Write A Great Epilogue

    If you are considering writing an epilogue at the end of your story, you need to ensure you get it spot on. This is an unusual story device, and it can split opinions from agents and publishers...

    • Posted October 8, 2020
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  • The Seven Crucial Elements Of Any Story

    When it comes to excellent story writing, it's all in the planning and the details. Creating a solid story structure and understanding which elements are crucial to ensure your story flows well, that the characters hook your...

    • Posted October 7, 2020
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  • Preface, Foreword, & Introduction – What’s The Difference Between Them?

    When it comes to gathering the front end matter for your book you might rightly find it a little confusing to gain clarity around the difference between a foreword, preface, and introduction. However, distinguishing those differences is...

    • Posted October 2, 2020
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  • Writing A Proposal For Your Non-Fiction Book

    If you are writing a non-fiction book you need to think a little differently about how to construct your book proposal. What is important to remember, however, is that writing a book proposal for a non-fiction book...

    • Posted October 1, 2020
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  • A Simple Guide To Book Writing

    If we are being honest with ourselves, there are times when we sit down to write our book and we really can’t be bothered. Many times. Writing can become a chore and when it does, it is...

    • Posted September 24, 2020
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  • Why It’s Pointless Polishing Your First Draft

    You might think it’s a good idea to edit as you go or perfect your chapter before moving onto the next one. However, polishing your first draft can be a pretty fruitless exercise. Here’s why: Your first...

    • Posted September 18, 2020
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  • How To Use The Rhetoric In Your Writing

    Rhetorical devices are commonly used in sales pitches, by politicians, and in stories. They are a device to persuade someone. With politicians, it might be persuading someone to vote. With sales pitches, you are persuading someone to...

    • Posted September 16, 2020
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  • How To Create A Character Your Reader Will Love To Hate

    Creating a villain that hasn't been done to death is more challenging than you might thing. Lots of villains end up seeming carbon copies on one another. Without considering how to make your villain genuinely unique, you...

    • Posted September 9, 2020
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  • How To Juggle Writing More Than One Book At Once

    For lots of us, the idea of writing just one book can feel slightly overwhelming, and indeed, many people who set out to complete a book never manage to make it to the end. However, the most...

    • Posted September 2, 2020
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  • 10 Easy Tips To Start Writing Your Novel Today!

    We all know that sometimes it is trying to begin something that is the biggest hurdle you need to overcome. While writing a novel can be daunting, if you don't start, you'll never know what could have...

    • Posted August 27, 2020
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