Last week the website io9 asked six experts what their personal bugbears were when it came to people creating their own planets. We thought that the results would be of interest to our members so you’ll find them below along with a few other tips by creating wide and wonderful worlds. First however, we need …
February 2014 archive
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After the visit of Allan Guthrie last night I thought we should continue that theme with this great post from Chuck Sambuchino on The Write Life about the Worst Ways to Begin Your Novel. Taken from the 2014 Guide to Literary Agents, Chuck‘s post list quotes from a wide range of literary agents talking about their …
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Poet and creativity coach Alistair Paterson is running a couple of his wonderful writing retreats again this year. Taking place in the heart of Burns’ Country there is no better place to learn how to write with a sense of place. You can find out more below!
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Stephen King once said that To write is human, to edit is divine. Yet how do you become good at this divine art? Well let us at West Lothian Writers – and a few articles we found on the net help you! Everything you could possibly want to know is inside!
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Those of you who visited our old site will know about how we would trawl the internet to bring our members the best writing advice we could possibly find. What better way to re-start this tradition that providing you with a list of 164 writing tips from 17 famous authors all taken from the Gotham …
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