Writing Prompt Challenge – Week 1

Hey lovely writers! So I was having a think about creating some writing prompts and posting it up here. It'll be an exercise that I do, as well as something that you can get your teeth stuck into as well if you want. The idea is to just to loosen up your writing muscles and…Read more Writing Prompt Challenge – Week 1

The 10,000 Word Itch (or What To Do When You Come Up With A New Book Idea Whilst Writing A Different Book)

You're in a relationship. You've been together three months. You're starting to get to know each other, you've had quite a few dates - and things are starting to go really well. And then, BAM. You meet someone else. They're just as attractive as your current partner, but they're exciting and new. You tell yourself not…Read more The 10,000 Word Itch (or What To Do When You Come Up With A New Book Idea Whilst Writing A Different Book)

Writing Warm-Up Exercise: The List Of Words

I usually approach writing exercises in the same way I approach actual exercise: with a sense of dread. There's something about being forced to be creative that sends me into a cold sweat. But I'm doing a Masters in Creative Writing, so obviously, I have very little choice in the matter. When the tutor tells…Read more Writing Warm-Up Exercise: The List Of Words