Hey guys, So we all know that when you read your work, you either love it or hate; let’s face it, it’s mainly hate. But being able to read your writing in order to edit is something that not everyone can do, mainly because when you see the faults you get a bit lost in… Continue reading Edits 101: Reading to edit
Hey guys, So we all know that one of the biggest tips for being a successful author is to build a writer’s platform. But what is a platform? How do you build a platform? Let’s discuss… A platform is a place where you get people to know about you. A bit like this blog. Where… Continue reading How to build a platform
Hey guys, So, writing is difficult. Anyone who has ever attempted to write anything, ever, will tell you this. Seeing your work go disliked. Seeing it ignored. Even worse, hating it yourself. All really deflate a writer’s confidence. Being creative in this world is difficult, it seems to be easy with social media and platforms like etsy.… Continue reading How to build your writer’s confidence!
Hey guys, So it is time for another prompt challenge! Do you think you could come up with a flash fiction piece using the prompt below? Let me know in the comments below! Have fun! Helen
Hey guys, Writing is hard, especially when you are a perfectionist. When your typing along and suddenly nothing makes sense and you just want to scrap it. When you keep going over the same sentence, over, and over, and over. When you just can’t think of the right word to use, so you change the… Continue reading Edits 101: The point of 1st drafts…
Hey guys, Competitions are something that most writers want to participate in at some point throughout their writing journey. However, a lot of writers are terrified of putting their writing out their, not only to be read but to be purposely judged. I, personally love writing competitions. They make me really consider my writing style,… Continue reading How-to Prep for writing competitions!
Hey guys, So as we draw to the end of the first week of 2018 I have decided to make you all aware of a personal writing challenge I have set myself for this year. Now last year, my writing kinda fell to the back burner as I was settling in to a new job… Continue reading 52 week challenge!