Just finished writing the first draft of your book? Or thinking about writing one? Well, this post could help you avoid some awful disappointments and also give you some realistic hope. Continue reading “What My First Draft Taught Me”
Although contemporary fiction isn’t usually my preferred cup of tea, I was pleasantly surprised by Hilary Grossman’s previous book, Plan Bea. Very cunningly, she managed to draw me into the story despite my efforts to the contrary, and before long, I was crying and laughing along with the characters! Generally, I’m one of those stuck-up reviewers who are never completely satisfied with a book, but Plan Bea got a full 5-stars from me! Continue reading “Author Interview: Hilary Grossman, Author of ‘Plan Cee’”
Top 10 pitfalls that writers should avoid while penning fiction. You may not realise it, but some elements in your story might be really off-putting for readers…
Finally, the day every writer has probably been waiting for is here! National Novel Writing Month starts on November 1, so grab your laptop and a few scalding mugs of coffee– It’s time to hit the keys! Continue reading “The Ultimate NaNoWriMo Prep List”
Musings of famous authors that offer advice, inspiration and solutions to writers.
You might be thinking that writing a novel as compared to a short story is very difficult. If so, then you are in for a surprise! Technically thinking, short stories are way harder to write. So here are a few tips to make the process smoother.