6 Superhero Writing Tips From Stan Lee

6 Superhero Writing Tips From Stan Lee

We were all saddened by the passing of Stan Lee, the legendary comic book artist and co-creator of some of pop culture’s most enduring superheroes. Here are six inspiring quotes from the legendary creator. ① Write what you love to read “If you write something…
Kurt Vonnegut On Making Your Soul Grow

Kurt Vonnegut On Making Your Soul Grow

Kurt Vonnegut was an American novelist, satirist, and graphic artist. He was born 11 November 1922, and died 11 April 2007. He is best known for his books which blend satire, black comedy and science fiction. These include the novels, Cat’s Cradle, Slaughterhouse-Five, and Breakfast of Champions. Make Your…
Janet Fitch's Top 10 Writing Tips

Janet Fitch’s Top 10 Writing Tips

Janet Fitch is an American author, born 9 November 1955. She is best known for her novel, White Oleander, a #1 bestseller and Oprah's Book Club selection that has been translated into 24 languages and was made into a feature film. Other novels include Paint It Black, and her…
Invaluable Safety Tips For Journalists

Invaluable Safety Tips For Journalists

Guest Post Spooked – or Ghosted? How To End Journalistic Surveillance The safety of journalists and the protection of their sources have been put under the spotlight in the last few months. On the 4th of July, 2018, activist group Right2Know released a revealing report…

The Top 10 Writing Posts From October 2018

These were the new Writers Write posts you enjoyed most in October 2018: 15 (or so) Fabulous Publishers For Debut Authors Dear Writer: Advice For Beginner Authors 5 Storytelling Tips For Speech Writers To Remember Elmore Leonard’s 11 Rules For Writing Fiction A Writing Secret…
7 Things You Need In A Writing Partner

7 Things You Need In A Writing Partner

Guest Post Increase Your Productivity: Find a Writing Partner You can increase your writing productivity by partnering with another writer and critiquing each other's work. But not any good-natured writer will do. If you really want to improve your writing productivity, look for these seven…
Andrew Motion’s 10 Rules For Writers

Andrew Motion’s 10 Rules For Writers

Andrew Motion is a British poet, biographer, and novelist, especially noted for his narrative poetry. He was born 26 October 1952. Professor Andrew Motion read English at University College, Oxford. He was Poet Laureate of the United Kingdom from 1999 to 2009. He also founded the Poetry Archive, an online…
Philip Pullman: On Writer’s Block

Philip Pullman: On Writer’s Block

Philip Pullman is an English novelist. He is the author of several best-selling books, most notably the fantasy trilogy, His Dark Materials and the fictionalised biography of Jesus, The Good Man Jesus and the Scoundrel Christ. Many consider Pullman a worthy successor to J.R.R. Tolkien, author of The Lord…
My Writing Journey

My Writing Journey – You’re Never Too Old!

Guest Post Becoming an Author: It’s never too late, and you’re never too old! by Gill Mittins When I was about six, I remember writing a book. I wrote it in pencil, on tiny pages torn from a notebook, held together in the centre by a…