Well, look, listen this is worth some consideration. Have you ever had one of those moments, when you are trying to write something, a novel, a short story or a piece of poetry and nothing is coming, you can’t find the words? Or you start something and then decide you don’t like it, do a re-write and still don’t like it? Or you get to the end of a novel and decide you hate it? You want to write something entirely different?
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The other day I was walking through an underpass in my neighbourhood in north London trying to catch a shop just before it closed. I had no particular thought in my head (unusual for me, believe me)! Then this woman pushed a leaflet into my hand, saying something like ‘God loves you, read this!’
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Hello and welcome from a very sultry London! I know we are kind of in the lazy hazy summer season with plenty of exciting sport on the television, but that doesn’t mean it’s a reason to slack off from writing – or at least thinking about it!
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Have you ever thought about what it takes to be a good writer? Any kind of writer? What distinguishes an average writer from a great writer?
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As a budding writer I am sure you are reading loads of fiction from all genres and lengths. That is, short stories and novels primarily, but this could also include poetry.
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Hello and welcome to the year 2017, how is it going for you so far? If you are still following my blog that means you are still thinking about creative writing. GOOD!
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So you think you are writing a bestseller! Lucky you! Bestsellers are not the easiest thing to write, and sadly, for your information I have not written one myself! Here’s hoping!
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