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Writers Write BLACK FRIDAY SALE

Buy our How To Write A Book online course for only USD $299! (Normally USD $700) Our Writers Write BLACK FRIDAY SALE starts Thursday 23 November, and ends Sunday 26 November! BUY NOW! Our course is the complete introduction to novel writing. We will take you…

November 2017 – Course Timetable

Find out more about our writing courses: Course  Description   November   December  Writers Write  How to write a book  4,11,18,25  4-7 Writers Write  How to write a book  20-23 The Plain Language Programme  How to write for business  16-17 Blogging & Social Media Course  How to…
October 2017 - Writing Courses - Timetable

October 2017 – Writing Courses – Timetable

If you want to learn how to write a book, blog, or write for business, choose one of our wonderful writing courses to help you achieve your goals. Course Description October Writers Write How to write a book 7,14,21,28 The Plain Language Programme How to…
Mastermind Short Story

Mastermind – Submit Your Eighth Short Story Today

I can’t believe that we have already written eight short stories. Congratulations to everyone who made it. Submission process:  I will accept and approve posts for Mastermind (Word count: 1000 words) from 6 September 2017, 8:00 (Johannesburg time), until 7 September 2017, 8:00 (Johannesburg time)…
Creating Tension In Characters, Plot, And Setting

Creating Tension In Characters, Plot, And Setting

Tension: The Great Opposite Effect  A good plot is sustained by a single thread: tension. You can have conflicts and resolutions across the span of the story, but tension is the rope that joins it from beginning to end. One way to create tension in…

September 2017 – Course Timetable

We have five wonderful courses for you in September 2017. Join us in Johannesburg if you can. Course Description September October Writers Write How to write a book  2,9,16,23 7,14,21,28 Writers Write How to write a book 18-21 23-26 The Plain Language Programme How to…
Memories To Trigger Your Descriptions

Memories To Trigger Your Descriptions

Have you thought of using memories to enhance your descriptions? The sense of smell is one of the best ways to do this. The Scent Of Remembrance On Sunday afternoons, when things slow down and you can catch your breath with a cup of coffee…

How To Learn From The Best Short Story Writers

Read And Learn From The Best Last week we discussed scenes in short stories and I suggested some homework. This week I want to work through one of the stories I read and discuss some of my favourite parts. I read The Half-Skinned Steer by…

7 Ways To Outline A Plot: The Ultimate Infographic

There are many ways to create a plot outline for your novel. "Outlines can be: 50-page detailed plans A reworking of The Hero’s Journey A simple series of index cards with a list of characters, major scenes and sequels Structured timelines A series of character questionnaires showing…
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