‘Writing Magic’ Tips

‘Writing Magic’ Tips

I’m currently reading Writing Magic: Creating Stories that Fly by Gail Carson Levine, author of Ella Enchanted. It’s aimed at 10 – 12-year-old’s, but there’ve been some great writing tips so far that I wanted to share. The first is about beginnings, which apply to any...
How to Motivate Yourself to Write

How to Motivate Yourself to Write

If you want to be an author but have trouble finding the time or motivation to write, this post might help. You can also have a look at my other mindset articles. Tony Robbins says 6 needs drive all human behaviour and that the actions we take, good or bad, are...
Avoiding Plagiarism

Avoiding Plagiarism

As I’m heading towards the end of my trimester at university, I have a few final assignments due. One thing we’re often reminded of is the need to avoid plagiarism. It’s such a problem that the platform we submit our assignments with has a built-in...
Master Your Creative Mind

Master Your Creative Mind

Sometimes when you’ve been working hard on your book, poem, or current creative project, it can feel disastrous when something goes wrong and hard to get back into your creative flow. In a recent writing group session, one author lost some of his work and stormed out...