10 Daily Habits That Make a (Good) Writer

The following is an excerpt from A Writer’s Book of Days by Judy Reeves These ten daily habits make a (good) writer: 1. Eat Healthfully. Give your body what it really wants so it can support you. You may think it wants caffeine, sugar, or alcohol, but…

Aga Saga

Literary Trivia Aga Saga noun /ˈɑː.gəˌsɑː.gə/ Definition: A literary sub-genre, referring to fictional family sagas set in British middle-class country or village life. Origin: The name comes from the AGA cooker, a type of oven in country houses in the UK. Novelist, Terence Blacker first used the…
40 Literary Terms Book Lovers Should Know

40 Literary Terms Book Lovers Should Know

Writers Write is your one-stop resource for writers. Literary terms are words we use when we discuss, classify, criticise and analyse poetry and books. Here are 40 that will improve your bookish vocabulary. Aphorism: Short, sweet little sayings expressing an idea or opinion familiar to…

Laini Taylor: On Writing

“I want to talk about creating your life. There’s a quote I love, from the poet Mary Oliver, that goes: Tell me, what is it you plan to do with your one wild and precious life? I so clearly remember what it was like, being…

The Psychology of Colour

Writers Write is your one-stop resource for writers. This infographic will help you understand the psychology of colour. Image Via If you enjoyed this infographic, you may like these: 10 Dialogue Errors Writers Should Avoid 15 Common Writing Mistakes That English Language Learners Make How…

Left Brain / Right Brain

The parts of the brain that are responsible for processing speech and language are highly specialised and located on the outside of the left side of the brain. (source) If you enjoyed this, you may like these: The Psychology of Colour 10 Dialogue Errors Writers Should Avoid 15 Common…
10 Principles Of Effective Writing

10 Principles Of Effective Writing

Writers Write is your one-stop resource for writers. This list includes 10 principles of effective writing. In his book, Style: The art of writing well (Cassell), F.L. Lucas offered the following basic principles to “shorten that painful process” of learning how to write better. 10 Principles…