Why You Don’t Need To Put Everything In Your Book

Why You Don’t Need To Put Everything In Your Book

One of the main reasons beginner writers don't finish their books is because they try to put everything into the story. If you want to write a novel, you need to follow some basic rules. You need to limit the number of your characters. You…
100 Iconic Love Stories From Around the World

100 Iconic Love Stories From Around The World

Valentine's Day is here. What better way to get into the mood than by reading some of the most romantic books from around the world? Global English Editing has compiled a tantalising selection of romantic books plucked from 100 different countries. Some titles may already be familiar…
Poetry 101: Kinds Of Poems - The Sonnet

Poetry 101: Kinds Of Poems – The Sonnet

In the coming months I would like to discuss various forms of poetry. There are many, many different kinds of poems. Some have very little, or seemingly no structure, like free verse poetry, and others have rigid guidelines and even syllables that have to be…
Joy Williams' 8 Essential Attributes Of The Short Story

Joy Williams’ 8 Essential Attributes Of The Short Story

Joy Williams is an American novelist, short story writer, and essayist. Her novels include The Quick and the Dead and State of Grace. She was born 11 February 1944. She explores 'the failure of life in America, from a spiritual as well as economic perspective, as a virtual certainty.…
The Top 10 Writing Posts From January 2019

The Top 10 Writing Posts From January 2019

Every month, we look at the posts that people read the most. These were the new Writers Write posts you enjoyed in January 2019: 5 Online Writing Courses That Could Change Your Life Welcome To The 12 Short Stories Writing Challenge For 2019 32 Ways To…
Submit Your First Poem For 2019

Submit Your First Poem For 2019

Welcome to all the poets who have joined the 12 Poems Challenge. Here’s to #12/12. This is the first deadline of our first poetry challenge. I will accept and approve posts for Both Sides from 7 February 2019, 8:00 (Johannesburg time | GMT +2:00), until 8 February…
What's The Difference Between An Autobiography And A Memoir?

What’s The Difference Between An Autobiography And A Memoir?

What is the difference between an Autobiography and a Memoir? Both memoirs and autobiographies are based on truth and both require lots of research, but there are significant differences between the two. An Autobiography: Is usually written by a famous person. Makes use of documentary…
10 SEO Copywriting Tips For Beginners

10 SEO Copywriting Tips For Beginners

If you blog, you will want to rank highly in search engines. To do this, you need to write content that helps Google understand it in order to rank it. Using these 10 SEO copywriting tips in your blog posts will help you. What is…
How meditation improves your writing

How Meditation Can Improve Your Writing

Are you feeling stuck or off focus with your writing? This infographic from GrammarCheck shows us how meditation can help! See the infographic here: Grammar Check by Jennifer Frost If you are looking for more infographics, you might like these: 7 Secrets Of Advanced English Writing…