Archive for January 2017

The Lifestyle Writer – How to write for the Home and Family Market by Sarah Beth Watkins

Jan 30th, 2017 | By

Look around you. What does your life contain? Home, family, children, grandchildren, eating out, good health, holidays abroad? Or maybe it’s not so sunny and your life includes relationship issues, a lack of a decent holiday, imminent surgery and a clapped out car. Wherever you are in your life, whatever you are experiencing, you can

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Creating Characters by Jane Bailey Bain

Jan 18th, 2017 | By

Archetypal features make your characters more convincing So you’ve got an idea for a story. The plot is watertight, the dialogue flows well. Now you just need to work on the characters. Are they realistic? Are they interesting? Will your readers care enough to find out what happens to them? Developing believable characters is a

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