10 Ways To Get Out Of Writer’s Rut

Writers Write is your one-stop writing resource. In this post, I discuss why you probably stop writing and list 10 ways to get yourself out of writer's rut. I don't believe in Writer's Block. I think writers simply get stuck. There are many reasons why…

A Christmas Stocking of Writing Tips from Chuck Palahniuk

Chuck Palahniuk is an American novelist and freelance journalist who describes his work as transgressional fiction. He is best known as the author of the award-winning novel Fight Club, which also was made into a feature film. 13 Writing Tips from Chuck Palahniuk (An Essay) Twenty years ago,…
15 Authors On The Best Writing Advice They Received

15 Authors On The Best Writing Advice They Received

Writers Write is your one-stop writing resource. In this post, 15 authors talk about the best writing advice they received. 15 Authors On The Best Writing Advice They Received Alice Kahn: The best writing advice I’ve ever heard: Don’t write like you went to college.…

15 Best Leadership Quotes

You can build a throne with bayonets, but you can’t sit on it for long. ~Boris Yeltsin There go the people. I must follow them for I am their leader. ~Alexandre Ledru-Rollin Leaders must be close enough to relate to others, but far enough ahead…
7 Memorable Literary Quotes For Halloween

7 Memorable Literary Quotes For Halloween

Writers Write is your one-stop writing resource. In this post, we share 7 memorable literary quotes for Halloween. 7 Literary Quotes For Halloween One need not be a chamber to be haunted; One need not be a house; The brain has corridors surpassing Material place.…

55 Famous Writers – What They Did Before They Wrote

The Day Jobs Of 55 Famous Authors Anne Rice was a waitress, cook and insurance claims examiner. Charles Dickens worked in a shoe-polish factory. China Miéville lived in Egypt in 1990, teaching English for a year. Dan Brown was a high school English teacher. Dean Koontz was an English teacher.…

The Writers Write Interview – Kate Sidley

Essentially: Kate Sidley Her Birthday? 8 January The Venue? The Private Dining Room, Ten Bompas Road, Dunkeld Johannesburg The Date? 9 October 2012 The Book? The Agony Chef The Interviewer? Amanda Patterson Kate Sidley writes a weekly book column for The Sunday Times. Previously a magazine editor,…
My 15 Favourite Quotes On Grammar

My 15 Favourite Quotes On Grammar

In this post from Writers Write, your one-stop writing resource, we share our 15 favourite literary quotes on grammar. My 15 Favourite Quotes On Grammar The reason it’s worth standing up for punctuation is not that it’s an arbitrary system of notation known only to…

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…