15 Similarities Between Writers & Mediums #Writers #AmWriting

“Darling, are you feeling alright?” asks a concerned loved one. “You look like you are in some sort of trance.” You smile and say, “my MC is trying to tell me something.” Worry spreads across your loved one’s face. “Your MC?” they say quietly, before glancing around the empty room.

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How To Survive Writing The Weird Story #Writers #AmWriting

You have no clue where the idea for your latest first draft came from. When it first materialised inside your head your initial reaction was one of utter shock. “Oh my goodness, this story idea is so weird,” you whispered. A helpful loved one laughed and made the mistake of saying, “try me, I love […]

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How To Survive The Shelved Story Coming Back From The Dead #Writers #AmWriting

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Your story died at 21,456 words. It was a sad state of literary affairs when you wiped away your tears, blew your nose and decided to shelve your half-finished novel. There were too many things that weren’t working with your fictional romance, about two emotionally broken food lovers finding each other on an online dating […]

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How To Handle Two Characters Who Won’t Stop Flirting #AmWriting #AmWritingRomance

If you haven’t experienced this frustrating writer problem, you haven’t lived. You are busy writing your romance novel and trying your hardest to keep your two main characters apart, but whenever they get an opportunity they play, what I call, flirty games. To make matters worse they engage in flirty games when you have NOT […]

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