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Writing Prompt #22: Purple Light

Need a little inspiration to get writing? Our regular writing prompt could get you off to a good start.

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L. J. MacWhirter: My Writing Journey

Author L.J. MacWhirter shares the 16 year writing journey that resulted in the publication of her debut novel Black Snow Falling.

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Writing Prompt #21: What's in the Attic?

Need a little inspiration to get writing? Our regular writing prompt could get you off to a good start.

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The Art of Graceful Self-Promotion

Self-promotion doesn't come naturally to many writers, but that doesn't mean it's something to be scared of.

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Writing Prompt #20: What a View

Need a little inspiration to get writing? Our regular writing prompt could get you off to a good start.

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Five Things Literary Agents do for Writers

How could landing a literary agent affect your future career? Louise Buckley, an associate agent at Zeno Agency, fills us in on the kind of support you can expect a literary agent to offer.

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It’s Not all Novels and Sonnets: Alternative Ways to Write

Writing for a living doesn't necessarily mean penning a bestseller. In fact, there are loads of careers that make the most of your love for language.

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Writing Prompt #19: Past Voices

Need a little inspiration to get writing? Our regular writing prompt could get you off to a good start.

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Finding the Plot: 4 Plot-Focused Writing Books

Struggling with plot? Take a step back and get to grips with your story with advice from a few handy books on writing.

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5 Ways to Battle Writer's Block

If you're having a hard time with a dreaded case of the block, sit back and give our top tips for writers a try.

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