The Top 42 Writing Posts Of 2018

The Top 42 Writing Posts Of 2018

At the beginning of the year we have a tradition of posting our Top 42 Writing Posts from the previous year. (There was no special reason for the number 42 in 2013 when we started, but we’ve kept up the tradition since then.) These were the posts you…
28 Famous Writers Who Died In 2018

28 Famous Writers Who Died In 2018

We lost lost many literary greats last year, including a Nobel Prize in Literature winner. Amanda Kyle Williams - American crime writer best known for her Keye Street series of novels. Amos Oz - Israeli writer, novelist, journalist, and intellectual. Anita Shreve - American author, magazine writer, and editor.…

The Top 10 Writing Posts From December 2018

These were the new Writers Write posts you enjoyed most in December 2018: 5 Simple Ways To Keep The Writing Dream Alive 7 Secrets Of Advanced English Writing 7 Ways To Create Suspense In Your Memoir Helen Dunmore’s 9 Rules For Writing Fiction 11 Things…
5 Simple Ways To Keep The Writing Dream Alive

5 Simple Ways To Keep The Writing Dream Alive

Why Not Reboot Your Writing in 2019?  As we approach the new year, we’re always dangerously tempted to make resolutions. Rather than a die-hard ‘to do’ list for the next twelve months, here are five gentler opportunities to revive our flagging efforts as writers. 5…
7 Secrets Of Advanced English Writing

7 Secrets Of Advanced English Writing

Guest Post Have you ever wondered what makes the difference between an “A” paper and a “B” paper? Between a successful sales letter and one that gets ignored? There are several levels of fluency in a language. Learning the smaller details can help your writing…
Michael Moorcock’s 10 Rules for Writers

Michael Moorcock’s 10 Rules for Writers

Michael Moorcock is an English writer and musician. Although he is published mostly in science fiction and fantasy, he has also written literary novels. He was born 18 December 1939. Moorcock became editor of the controversial British science fiction magazine New Worlds, where he championed the development of the experimental…
11 Public Libraries Invaluable to World History

11 Public Libraries Invaluable to World History

Guest Post Though many people eschew carrying a physical book these days, preferring e-readers or apps to get their reading done, printed book sales continue to increase.  Every writer knows that there is just something about collecting words on corporeal pages that grants history, depth,…
Helen Dunmore's 9 Rules For Writing Fiction

Helen Dunmore’s 9 Rules For Writing Fiction

Helen Dunmore was a British poet, novelist, and short story and children’s writer. She was born on the 12th of December 1952 and died on the 5th of June 2017. Helen Dunmore was the author of fourteen novels and 10 poetry collections. She won the Society of…
Breaking Down Writer’s Block

Breaking Down Writer’s Block

Guest Post While some people cry foul at the mere mention of writer’s block, claiming it’s all in the writer’s mind, the fact that there are days when your creative writing juices just don’t flow does exist. And it sucks. Not only do writing projects…