Quite a few of our members write stories for Children and we thought we’d people by uploading some tips for Read More

It has been a while since we’ve published any writing advice on this website so let’s correct that now with Read More

Imagine you’ve written a story that starts off great but kind of tails off towards the end. Need some advice Read More

“Books are not written–they’re rewritten.” Michael Crichton Almost every writer in existence will have heard advice similar to the Michael Read More

One of the best known tips for any writer, whether starting out or starting on the 15th novel, is to Read More

The other day I finished editing a short story I hope to submit to an online magazine I’d found in Read More

According to Writers’ Relief May is Short Story Month so we at West Lothian Writers think this is a good Read More

At this week’s meeting the topic of formatting your manuscript came up. While we managed to most of the questions Read More

We like our advice from publishers writers here at West Lothian Writers as you can see from our posts 164 Read More

Back in 2010 The Guardian posted a series of articles called Ten Rules For Writing Fiction. Inspired by Elmore Leonard’s book Read More