How To Accept Weird Stuff Happens Once You Become A #Writer #SundayBlogShare

writers, weird

Once I became a writer weird stuff started happening to me. When I say weird stuff I mean unexplained things, unusual situations, bizarre hunches and crazy feelings. In order to prove that I am not the only writer out there experiencing weird stuff  I thought I would write this blog post on the subject. *Lowers […]

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How To Be A Writer: 13 Required Quirks #MondayBlogs #Writer @AkkalonAS

When fantasy author A.S. Akkalon told me she had been studying the online world of writers and learning about their peculiar ways I knew she had to write me a guest post on her findings. Posts on this topic are always welcome on BlondeWriteMore. A.S. Akkalon describes herself as a fantasy author who puts dreams […]

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How To Spot The Holiday Bookworm #MondayBlogs #HolidayReads #Bookworm

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If you are going on holiday this post will come in useful, as it will help you to spot the holiday bookworm in your party. Ideally you want to be identifying holiday bookworms before you travel so that you can plan ahead for the quiet spells…whilst they are busy being a holiday bookworm and you are […]

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How To Survive The Challenging First Draft #SundayBlogShare #AmWriting

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In my experience there are different types of first drafts: The Gushing First Draft. There are stories which will quite simply gush out of you. Words will pour onto the page and before you know it there will be a rough manuscript staring back at you. If you are reading this and are new to […]

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How To Get To Know Your Characters – Take Them Shopping! #SundayBlogShare #Writers

writers, characters

  Do you want to get to know your fictional characters? Do you feel like you and your characters need to bond? Don’t despair! I have an amazing new trick for writing better characters. It involves two of my favourite pastimes; writing and shopping. As writers we need to create interesting and compelling characters because no […]

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How To Handle Attention Seeking Minor Characters #SundayBlogShare #AmWriting

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If you have never rolled your eyes at a minor character, who has ideas above their station, and then found yourself shouting, through your laptop screen,Β “will you stop being such an attention grabbing minor character!” Β – you haven’t lived! Some minor characters are born into your story knowing they are never going to be centre […]

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