Category: Articles

Writers' Phrasebook – did it help?

This post is in continuation of my mission to share whatever I learn as a fledgling writer.   As a writer, I feel the pressure of creating believable characters. I love to get to know characters in the books I read so I needed to make sure I deliver this in what I am writing. Read More …

Writing a Novel: Generating Ideas

  I am currently writing my first book (I can feel the terror and disbelief brewing inside me as I write this). A lot of my book is based upon events that I have experienced but most of it is from my imagination. I have found this really hard. When I’m writing about things I Read More …

BOOK-AHOLICS ANONYMOUS

Do you find yourself constantly reading books at every opportunity and thinking about them? Does your heart quicken when you see a bookshop or even the word book anywhere at any given time. Do you get inexplicably angry when some says ‘the book was better than the film’ and want to become one of the Read More …