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January 11, 2020

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May 7, 2020

We’ve all seen them in books and movies: the stereotypic ‘bad guys’. But how do we make these antagonists worthy opponents for our hero/heroines?

February 28, 2020

In this final post in my series of writing tips, I bring you four new tips. These look at the 'big picture' of your overall book.

January 19, 2018

If you're new to writing you may have wondered what the hell a 'pantser' is and been too afraid to ask. Fear no more!

September 22, 2017

Do not write in the style of another writer, no matter how great they are (or were). The world has changed dramatically in the last two decades, and I'm not even talking about the use of cell phones and the internet. Our culture has changed, our values and prioriti...

August 4, 2017

Imagine you're trapped in an elevator with a couple of strangers. One whines and complains. The other shows courage and humour in the face of adversity. Which would you rather spend the next 5-10 hours of your life with?

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