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One Way to Quickly Add Atmosphere and Emotion to Your Story
Kill Your Darlings
Choosing Names for Your Characters
The Best Music for Writing
Good News to Share!
Should You Start Your Story with Problems? (Video)
The Panda Who Eats Shoots and Leaves (Video)
More Pace! (Video)
Getting Pace Right (Video)
Setting Out Your Manuscript
Who Are You Writing For?
Voices for Your Characters
Should You Ask Your Family to Look at Your Manuscript?
Brilliant Beginnings – An Exercise for You to Do!
Theme and Purpose
Animals in Stories
Do You Need Adults in Your Story? (Video)
How Many Characters Should You Have in Your Story? (Video)
How To Grab Your Readers’ Attention From the Start (Video)
How to You Get Your Message Across? (Video)
When Should You Start Posting on Social Media?
Creative Writing Fun and Games!
How Can We Make Plans?
Creating Your Characters
Join the Online Writing Course
My Writing is Untidy – Does it Matter?
Refresh and Renew
Getting Dialogue Right
Recommended Reading List
30 Fun Creative Writing Prompts
Don’t Let Them Stop You
Diversity in Children’s Christian Books
Having Fun Together
Today I Was the Delivery Driver!
Have Your Interviewed Your Protagonist?
5 Common Mistakes New Writers Make
Is your laziness preventing you from writing? 6 Steps to Defeat this Enemy!
Essential Creative Writing Tip for the Start of Your Story
Writing Enemies – Distractions and How to Beat Them
Defeat Your Enemies: The Self-Doubt Giant
Enemies… and How to Defeat Imposter Syndrome
Are We Reading You Loud and Clear?
What is Success?
Will Your Readers See Your Setting?
Seven Reasons You Need a Plan
Your View of Covid-19
How to Get Your Story Written Faster
Picture Writing Prompts
Christian Content in Novels
Descriptions: Taking it All In
One Quick Way to Annoy Your Readers
How are Your Characters Feeling?
Living in Security – Are You?
Do You Need to Change Your Plans?
Editing Your Manuscript
Use Your Fears for Good
Nine Tips for Writing in a Time of Uncertainty
3 Writing Exercises for You
Want to Have a Successful Story Plan by Summer? You Can!
Ingenuity, Perseverance, Desperation
Your Story’s One Main Aim
Beating Imposter Syndrome
Do You Use a Thesaurus?
Basic Story Structure – the Five Steps You Need to Follow
How to Make Sure You Achieve Your Writing Goals for 2020
Two Fun Christmas Writing Exercises!
Put Your Talent to Work in 2020
Why are Goals So Important?
Writing Habits of Authors
Creative Writing Challenge!
Tension – the Ebb and Flow
Watch that Spellchecker!
Vital Prayer Support
How Well Do You Know Your Readers?
Children Save the Day!
Three Reasons You Might Receive a Rejection Letter from a Publisher
Sending Your Book Proposal to a Publishing House
Writing to Help
‘Show Don’t Tell’ Practice
3 Reasons You Need Prayer Support
Stories are Powerful
Three Things You Really Need to Know About Stakes
Editing Your First Draft
The Best Way to Beat Overwhelm
Pigs, Wolves, and a Story Worth Telling
3 Reasons to Set Your Novel in a Place You Don’t Know
What do cooking smells, fresh flowers in a vase and a polished table have in common?
7 Reasons to Set Your Story in a Place You Know
How to Turn Your Holiday into a Story
More Creative Writing Fun!
Writing for Fun
5 Reasons to Choose Third Person Narrative
5 Reasons to Choose First Person Narrative
3 ‘P’s in video format!
Will You Be Successful?
Fail to Plan, Plan to Fail!
How to Find Your Writing Voice – 7 Quick Tips
Small Beginnings – Everyone Has One!
Lovely to Laugh!
7 Gleanings from Reading a Stack of Books
3 More Things to Beware of when Writing Stories for Children
7 Things to Beware of when Writing Stories for Children
Jan Godfrey, a Writer for a Reason
Writing Prompts IV
Writing Prompts III
Writing Prompts II
Writing Prompts I
Getting a Bit Stale?
Starting from Scratch – Target Readers
Happy New Writing Year!
Time to Set Your Writing Goals
Who Holds the Key?
The First Paragraph
Two words or one: Part II
Two words or one?
How could you write 500 words a day?
Keeping Going Despite the Distractions
Is My Story Good Enough?
Metaphors and Similes
Creative Writing Tip – Personification
We All Need A Hero
Important V Urgent
Write it or Lose it?
Fiction is Fiction
Panning for Gold
Is My Story Good Enough? 4 Solid Pieces of Advice
All Tied Up
Being Mean II – The Reason
Time to Be Mean
Naming Characters Part II
What’s in a Name?
What Do You Think of Glossaries?
Are They Like You?
Purpose and Passion
How Do You Just Do It?
Varying the Length
Character is King
Is Your Protagonist Motivated?
Talent or Skill? Skill and Talent?
Creating a Scene – Three Essentials
Read Anything Good Recently?
Write Something Dull
Ten Writing Prompts to Help You Get Going
How to Be an Overcomer
Your Alter Ego?
Light in the Darkness
Does That Need Updating?
A Different Kind of Practice
Keeping the Balance
Essential Information on Copyright
Is that Usual? Does it Matter?
Have You Checked That?
Four Best Editing Tips
Make Yourself A Playlist
Uncertainty v Clarity
What Is Your Protagonist’s Greatest Need?
Out with the Bland!
Do You Have Goals?
Save It For Another Day!
What One Thing Does Your Protagonist Need?
What Will You Do with Your Story?
Are You Going To Tell?
Mountains and Valleys
Twists and Surprises
Do You Really Need All That?
Cut It Up!
The End of All Things (Part 2)
The End of All Things, or the Beginning?
How Long Will It Take?
The Writing Habit
Creating a Fictional World
Three Ways to Improve Your Novel Instantly
Time To Get Some Exercise?
Why Is She Rude?
Suppose You Only Had Six Months?
Creative Writing Exercise
7 Reasons to Add Humour to Your Novel
Your Dream World
How Hostile Is Your Antagonist?
3 Helpful Tips on Writing Dialogue
Bringing Your Characters To Life
Start with your Protagonist
Three Quotes to Help You with Your Writing
2017: 3 Essential Questions All Christian Writers Should Ask Themselves
Christmas . . . Whose Birthday Is It?
Keep It Simple
4 Ways to Keep Your Language Contemporary
Chapter Breaks – How Do You Break Yours?
Finding the Lost
Whether the Weather . . .
Shock Your Readers
Quick Creative Writing Tip
Novel in a Month?
Descriptions: the Balancing Act
Your Story Does Not Need To Be Published
Stalk, Sidle, Slither, Stomp, Dash
You Know This, But . . .
Passive v Active Voice
Metaphors and Similes . . . What’s the Difference?
Should Adults Help?
Don’t Let The Distractions Distract You
3 Writing Tips From New Christian Author
3 Things To Look Out For On Holiday
The Importance of Being More Than Earnest
Balance Your Goodies And Baddies
Facing An Issue
Writing Daily – A Realistic Goal?
Is It All Foreign to You?
Tips From A Winner!
Don’t Miss Christmas!
Is It Time To Get Out?
How Do They Do Theirs?
Mystery, Adventure and Treasure
Time For A Boot Fair?
Getting Straight To The Point
Plan To Save Time
Did You Complete The Challenge?
Two Lessons From A Visit To The Circus
3 More Common Mistakes with Dialogue
How is Writing Fiction Like Making Curtains?
3 Common Mistakes with Dialogue
Pin Up a Photo
One Thing Publishers Really Want
Do You Root For The Underdog?
How Much Time Do You Have?
Ready For a Writing Challenge?
Writing To Say Thank You
Have You Seen The Fugitive?
3 Simple Tips from Author Eleanor Watkins
Don’t Waste Your Time In The Queue
Wait! Don’t send it yet! (Part III – Submitting your ms)
Wait! Don’t send it yet! (Part II – How to find a publisher)
Wait! Don’t send it yet!
Who Is Listening?
Have You Ever Felt Like Job?
Do You Let It Happen To You?
Will Anybody Read Your Stories?
Your Worst Nightmare
Three Reasons You Might Read Your Story To The Wall
Divide Your Character Into Four
Are You Free?
Introducing Your Protagonist
How Not To Confuse Your Readers When You Set Your Scenes (Confused? Read on!)
Five Helpful Quotes from Famous Writers
5 Ways to Stretch Your Writing Muscles (including taking over the world!)
Should Your Novel Be Shorter or Longer?
Could you write a news story?
The One Skill You Lack
How to become the person you’ve always wanted to be!
Write writers, write!
Going on a journey? Three things to remember!
The one reason for writing we tend to forget
Where will you set your next story?
5 keys to open doors
Communicating a Message
Do you apologise for writing?