Bones & Padding Writing the first draft of a novel is the easy part. You’ve off-loaded all the ideas, introduced an interesting sub-plot, got all the characters going in the right direction....
Just like the farming community, diversification should be the watch-word for all writers. And no-one is more diverse in choosing his subject matter than Simon Whaley. His first book, 100 Ways For A D...
Compass Books started off with a brand new concept – to publish how-to books that cater for more experienced writers as well as beginners. The titles were commissioned from authors with plen...
The Shakespearian Master-class method of putting words into characters’ mouths. My latest indulgence is the Shakespeare Collection on DVD – a 36-part adaptation by the BBC of the complete works...
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Sarah-Beth Watkins is an experienced freelance writer who has written for various publications over the past 20 years, she began her career writing for parenting magazines and has since gone on to wri...
How Fiction is Written and How to Write it
A guide to structure and plot
Travel Writing Step by Step
Creativity, imagination and the Writer's Quest
How to find the perfect form for your poem
a 21-day sensory workout for writers
- Linda M. James
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- Nik Morton
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- Katya Williamson
- Susan Palmquist
- Tim Ward
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- Kelly Lawrence
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