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D is for Developing Details (download my free character chart!) #AtoZChallenge

D is for Developing Details (download my free character chart!) #AtoZChallenge

The Blogging from A-Z Challenge continues today. Throughout April I’m posting about my life as a writer, including my inspirations, frustrations and celebrations. For the letter D, I’m going to discuss how I develop my characters. Discovery The first thing I do when developing characters is try to get to know them better through some […]

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My Wedding (Part 3) DIY Seating Plan (with free template!)

My Wedding (Part 3) DIY Seating Plan (with free template!)

Welcome to the third part of a series of posts focusing on my wedding, with ideas, tips, inspiration and downloadable resources. Today I’ll talk through my seating plan. The seating plan was quite tricky to get right, because when three different families come together it’s hard to make sure everyone is seated next to people they […]

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Sources for Writing Advice and Tips

Sources for Writing Advice and Tips

Here are some useful links to sites and articles that offer some general writing advice and tips: Last updated: 27/01/2013 Blogs by and for WritersWriting the Perfect SceneAdvice for Writers by David RobbinsNovel Writing TipsAdvice from Jeffrey CarverFantasy Writing PodcastsHow to Write Faster, Better and EasierHow to be CreativeHow to Write DialogueNovel Writing Tips Notes from […]

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Novel Writing Software

Novel Writing Software

Here are some links to novel writing software programs that you may find useful. I’ve tried to collect a lot of free ones too! I personally use NewNovelist, which is pretty good. When it is released for windows in early 2010 I will be buying Scrivener, because the virtual corkboard looks incredible, and hopefully if […]

Posted November 2, 2010 in Creative Writing
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Worldbuilding Resources

Worldbuilding Resources

Here are some articles, prompts and databases I have found or created for helping you to build a realistic setting for your novel. Tizzy’s Ultimate Setting Chart (my own) Novel Settings Randomizer Index of Country and City Names World Building Prompts Article on World Building

Posted November 2, 2010 in Creative Writing
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