Writing Tip

Writing Tip – Tell People About Your Writing

I used to keep my writing very secret, it was a private passion I didn’t want to boast about. I was being too modest. When you tell most people you’re writing, or have written a novel they react like; ‘Really? What’s it about?’ and I always hated the attention, I shied away and answered shortly. Only… Continue reading Writing Tip – Tell People About Your Writing

Writing Tip

Writing Tip – Reinventing Genre Conventions

When you’re writing your novel, obviously it needs a genre and you need to know about that genre. I recently edited a YA novel for a client which was an urban fantasy about werewolves. Werewolves are a horror convention that’s been in literature and history for hundreds, probably thousands of years. So have wizards, witches,… Continue reading Writing Tip – Reinventing Genre Conventions