106 Ways To Describe Sounds

106 Ways To Describe Sounds

According to Oxford Dictionary, to hear is to 'perceive with the ear the sound made by (someone or something)'. Sounds are 'vibrations that travel through the air or another medium and can be heard when they reach a person's ear'. You have to use the five senses…
Rome – Submit Your Short Story Today

Rome – Submit Your Fifth Short Story Today

We have written five stories for 2019. May is over. Done. Gone. And your fifth story for the 12 Short Stories Challenge goes up today. For some or other reason this was a tough one, but you made it. Well done.  The prompt for June…
15 Really Useful Blog Writing Guidelines

15 Really Useful Blog Writing Guidelines

There are millions of blogs out there and it's difficult to keep a reader’s attention. Remember that people skim when they read online, so it's up to you to make it a user-friendly experience. We've written about formatting tips to make the text in your blog…
Should Men Write Romance?

Should Men Write Romance?

When we think of romance, we automatically think books for women by women, but when you look again you will notice that it is not entirely true. Men write romance. It’s 2019 and we are still getting wrapped up in gender constructs. The first name…
Mistakes Writers Make About Conflict In Memoirs

Mistakes Writers Make About Conflict In Memoirs

Remember that you are a character in a book to the readers who have bought your memoir. They want to be entertained. Mistakes Writers Make About Conflict In Memoirs A common mistake memoirists make is to concentrate on the inner conflict in their memoir at…
Why Credible Characters Are Essential For A Convincing Screenplay

Why Credible Characters Are Essential For A Convincing Screenplay

[This post is partly taken from our brand-new course, The Script.] Creating credible, “real” characters is a challenge to the new scriptwriter. Every genre – whether action or drama – is underpinned by character. Character, along with plot, is a basic, vital ingredient in a screenplay.…
3 Creative Ways To Build Your Brand Through Blogging

3 Creative Ways To Build Your Brand Through Blogging

GUEST POST Building your professional brand through writing blogs is a highly shareable method to get your message to your audience. Whether you are an author selling books or a niche expert with a profitable online business, blogging can engage your community and keep them…