Unique Gifts For Fiction Writers (and 10 best books on writing)

So you’ve made friends with the ever illusive introverted fiction writer. As it gets ever closer to Christmas we need to start thinking about what the best gifts would be. Here are some ideas and places to get started. 1. Etsy Customisable Artists love supporting other artists, that’s why Etsy is the first one I’llContinue reading “Unique Gifts For Fiction Writers (and 10 best books on writing)”

Life After College

Hey guys. Today I wanted to talk about what I’m doing with my life after I graduate. I talk about finding an apartment in Chicago, deciding where to live, finding a job in film, and the future of this youtube channel. I ramble quite a bit in this video but I recorded almost 30 minutesContinue reading “Life After College”

A Writer’s New Year’s Resolution:

I will try to people watch every hour I will try to learn something every day I will try to write a blog post every week I will try to send out an email every fortnight I will try to read a well-written book every month I will try to speak with an industry professionalContinue reading “A Writer’s New Year’s Resolution:”

Writing characters with Dyslexia

Growing up dyslexic I can confirm that the hardest part is learning to spell dyslexia. For you writers out there, let me condense some of your research and give you a good starting point. Let’s start with the physical changes to the brain. There are lots of different kinds of dyslexia that effect different partsContinue reading “Writing characters with Dyslexia”

This years writing books

“No Plot No Problem” in now in my top two nonfiction books. I had never picked the book up because I love to plot out me books, but now that I started reading it, I relies that the title is misleading. The book is not about not having a plot, it’s about having fun writing.Continue reading “This years writing books”

Characters with dominant emotions

When you look at a character you have written for, do they jump off the page? Do your own little people interest you? If they don’t, you’re not alone.  A lot of people list character traits, and that’s not wrong; Knowing who your characters are and what they stand for is very important. It is,Continue reading “Characters with dominant emotions”