Tag: Ernest Hemingway

Lots of General Writing Advice

Today I thought we would look at some quick fire, general writing advice. If you are new – or returning after a long break – the tips below are a quick guide through the basics when putting pen to paper or fingers to keyboard. For those more experienced writers, these should be a good reminder …

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Our Six Word Stories

Our Six Word Stories

Over the past couple of weeks we’ve been talking a lot about Six Word Stories. This was due to the fact that our last meeting feel on Ernest Hemingway’s 116 birthday. The link to six word stories is to do with a challenge Hemingway was set by a friend to write a story in the …

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WLW Meeting – 21/07/2015

On the 116th anniversary of Ernest Hemmingway‘s birthday nine West Lothian Writers made it along to our meeting to hear people’s attempts at their own Six Word Stories, offer feedback at other members’ work and general enjoy some of the best amateur writing in the area. Six Word Stories To celebrate Hemmingway’s birthday we ask people to bring …

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How to Write Six Word Stories

WLW Meeting - 21/07/2015

At our last meeting we decided that at our next meeting, which is also the same date as Ernest Hemmingway‘s birthday, we would ask our members to bring along their six word stories to share at the start of the night. However, as some people weren’t sure how to write a six word story we thought …

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WLW Meeting 07/07/2015

WLW Meeting - 29/09/2015

Tonight’s meeting saw a turn out of seven people to hear some great writing and some interesting discussions about the work that was presented. First however, let’s start with the news!

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Nine Quotes from Famous Writers

We always like sharing writing advice from famous writers because if anyone knows what they are doing the chances are it’ll be them. You can imagine then how excited we were when we came across Evan S. Porter article 19 Writing Tips & Techniques from Famous Writers That You Can Use Right Now. Rather than just …

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WLW Meeting 12th of July 2014

Eight people turned out for our first meeting in July. Considering it is now the summer that is a really good turn out and hopefully the numbers will continue to be good over the next few months.

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WLW Meeting 04/02/2014

WLW Meeting 04/02/2014

This week saw a smaller turn out than normal due to everyone being ill it seemed. We hope our members get better soon. Below you’ll find a news update, the work read tonight and the visiting author from last week.

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