Is The Typewriter The New Must-Have Writing Tool?

Is The Typewriter The New Must-Have Writing Tool?

GUEST POST When you think of a typewriter, do you visualise obsolete machines with some decorative value? Do you think of them as the source of the QWERTY keyboard on your computer? Or, do you think of the more modern typewriters that Tom Hanks collects?…
Is Game Of Thrones Worth Your Time

Is Game Of Thrones Worth Your Time?

The new Game of Thrones TV series is coming out. This got me thinking about how my opinion of the franchise has changed over the years. Maybe, you feel the same? Let’s find out. The Distant Past When I was young and poor, and living on a…
Submit Your Third Poem For 2019

Submit Your Third Poem For 2019

Are you taking part in our 12 Poems Challenge? If you are, it’s time to submit your third poem. Sonnets are not for the faint of heart. Not only are my syllables stressed, but I am a nervous wreck. Not sure if I mastered the…

8 Habits Any Journalist Or Blogger Must Avoid

Professional writers need much more than conversational English skills. They need an exceptional command of the language as well as creativity, style, stick-to-it-iveness, and many other skills and qualities. Additionally, the most successful writers have established good habits and eliminated bad ones. The following, brand-new…
8 Benefits Of Attending A Writers’ Meeting

The 8 Benefits Of Attending A Writers’ Meeting

GUEST POST Years ago, I trembled at the thought of attending a writer’s meeting. I was shy, introverted, and a dedicated homebody. Actually, I still am all of those things, but the difference between now and then is that I eventually craved interaction with other…
8 Awesome Reasons To Join An Online Course

8 Awesome Reasons To Join An Online Course

The Awesome Adaptability Of An Online Course I will always love a ‘real’ class. A room packed with people who have shared interests and are eager to learn, but if that room is at the bottom of the big continent called Africa and you’re nowhere…
How to Check Your Grammar in Gmail, Yahoo Mail & Outlook

How To Check Your Grammar In Email

Tired of annoying typos in your emails? Let's be honest, email really isn’t designed to help you write better, and the integrated error-checking features of Gmail, Yahoo Mail, and Outlook won’t catch every error. The following infographic has a solution for you. With these easy…
6 Ways For Writers To Stay Motivated

6 Ways For Writers To Stay Motivated

Guest Post If there’s one essential ingredient for writing, it’s motivation. If you can’t get yourself to the blank page, it doesn’t matter how many beautiful words you have trapped inside you. So if you find your motivation wavering, here are 6 simple ways to…
The Books That Made An Impact On The World

Books That Made An Impact On The World

Writers have a lot to learn from our favourite books. Authors from different genres and time periods teach us new themes, literary devices, and other techniques that inspire our writing. Catch-22 is an example of a book that introduced a new approach to satire when describing…