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A short story is a different thing all together - a short story is like a kiss in the dark from a stranger.

Leio EU: Stephen King confirma dois novos romances para esse ano!

Stephen King slams Twilight franchise as 'tweenage porn' Bestselling horror novelist dismisses Stephenie Meyer series and 50 Shades phenomen.

Nuts and Bolts:  eliminate your “Thought” Verbs. Omg...simple and brilliant

In this first of a series of new craft essays, Chuck Palahniuk displays a method for helping your characters cope against dramatic situations. He also delves into the language of singing, mantras and

When writing about vampires, the key is to avoid making them cliche. Here's how to do that.

Science Fiction Writing Tips: How to Make a Vampire Not Suck

Science Fiction Writing Tips: How to Make a Vampire Not Suck - When writing about vampires, the key is to avoid making them cliche.

THE MCKITTERICK PRIZE for first novels of authors over 40 - McKitterick | Society of Authors

Tom McKitterick, the former editor of Political Quarterlyand author of an unpublished novel, endowed the McKitterick Prize

Writers Joint - February 2015

How to sell your writing work - advice & tips from the expert team at Writing Magazine

Anything that talks to our senses feels a lot more real to us. It is through senses that we experience our entire world. We crave sensory experiences.

Making Fiction Come Alive! Using the Senses for Maximum Impact

From Newbie to Master-Understanding the Writer's Journey - Kristen Lamb

'I saw so many unhappy adults, people who loathed their jobs, and I didn’t want to be one of them' …

Patrick deWitt interview: ‘Certain writers look down their noses at plot. I was one of them – until I tried it’

Patrick deWitt interview: ‘Certain writers look down their noses at plot. I was one of them – until I tried it’ // The author and screenwriter talks about his lucky break in a bar, making readers laugh and kicking genres in the teeth.

Maeve Binchy on the Importance of Writing in Your Own Voice

Maeve Binchy on the Importance of Writing in Your Own Voice

Maeve Binchy, Word Of Wisdom, Quotes On Wisdom, Wise Words

Neil Diamond images Neil Diamond wallpaper and background photos

Find Neil Diamond bio, music, credits, awards, & streaming links on AllMusic - A suave showman and a versatile singer/songwriter…

How to research some questionable things for your book. Just head over to Havocscope.

Database of information about illegal things, for writerly purposes. <<And ONLY writerly purposes

Manuscript editing

Manuscript editing

3 Tips for Writing Heavy Emotional Scenes

3 Tips for Writing Heavy Emotional Scenes

3 Tips for Writing Heavy Emotional Scenes. Show the reader the emotions; sometimes emotional distance is better so they don't choke on emotions and they sympathize with the character. but don't cheat readers out of the emotional scene

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