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Billy Wilder - 10 Tips For Writing Screenplays

Billy Wilder’s 10 Tips For Writing Screenplays

In this post from Writers Write, your one-stop writing resource, we share screenwriter, Billy Wilder's 10 tips for writing screenplays. Billy Wilder (22 June 1906 – 27 March 2002) was an Austrian-born American motion-picture screenwriter, director, and producer. Wilder was 'known for films that humorously treat…
Colm Tóibín’s 10 Rules for Writing Fiction

Colm Tóibín’s 10 Rules for Writing Fiction

In this post from Writers Write, your one-stop writing resource, we share Irish novelist, Colm Tóibín’s 10 Rules for Writing Fiction. Colm Tóibín is a multi-award-winning Irish novelist, short story writer, essayist, playwright, journalist, critic, and, most recently, poet. He was born 30 May 1955. He…
Roddy Doyle’s 10 Rules For Writing

Roddy Doyle’s 10 Rules For Writing

In this post from Writers Write, your one-stop writing resource, we share Irish novelist, Roddy Doyle’s 10 Rules For Writing. Roddy Doyle is an Irish novelist, dramatist, and screenwriter who was born 8 May 1958. Several of his books have been made into films, including The Commitments in 1991.…
Esther Freud’s 7 Rules For Writing

Esther Freud’s 7 Rules For Writing

In this post from Writers Write, your one-stop writing resource, we share English writer, Esther Freud's 7 rules for writing. Esther Freud is an English writer who was born 2 May 1963. Her first novel Hideous Kinky, was published in 1992 and was shortlisted for the…
Janet Evanovich's 12 Tips For Writing A Query Letter

Janet Evanovich’s 12 Tips For Writing A Query Letter

Janet Evanovich is a best-selling American author who was born 22 April 1943. She began her career writing romance novels under the pen name Steffie Hall, but she became well-known as the author of the Stephanie Plum series. She has two hundred million books in print worldwide and her books…
Sebastian Faulks On Finding Excuses Not To Write

Sebastian Faulks On Finding Excuses Not To Write

In this post from Writers Write, your one-stop writing resource, we share a piece from British author, Sebastian Faulks on finding excuses not to write. Sebastian Faulks is a British author who was born on 20 April 1953. He is best known for his historical novels,…

The Surprising Reading Habits Of Millennials

Guest Post Comedian Brad Upton joked about Millennials being the dumbest people he ever met. Why? They consume energy drinks, which they don’t need, use a debit card for a dollar and forty cents purchase, and don’t even memorize phone numbers. I beg to differ.…
12 Truths Anne Lamott Has Learned From Life And Writing

Anne Lamott On Life And Writing

In this post from Writers Write, your one-stop writing resource, we share 12 truths from American author, Anne Lamott on life and writing. Anne Lamott is an American novelist, non-fiction writer, political activist, public speaker, and writing teacher. She is most famous for writing Bird by Bird:…
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?…
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…
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