When writing for children, you have to strike a balance between being entertaining but not confusing; engaging but never patronising, and never making things unnecessarily complex. How to write for children First, and most...Read More
Author: Silvia Lopez
There are many misconceptions about Young Adult (YA) fiction. This post will clear up some of...Read More
Whenever I ask someone, ‘Hey, what are you reading?’ and they shrug and answer ‘Oh, just some fantasy,’ I always cringe at the lack of specifics and have to bite my tongue before blurting out ‘But...Read More
Write characters as real as you are
Discover the literary secrets writers all over the world use the breathe life into their fictional friends (and foes).
It works for your whole cast of characters, so you’ll never get stuck for how to bring them to life again.
And it comes with a catchy acronym so you’ll always remember it.