How To Handle Attention Seeking Minor Characters #SundayBlogShare #AmWriting

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, “will you stop being such an attention grabbing minor character!”  – you haven’t lived! Some minor characters are born into your story knowing they are never going to be centre […]

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How To Act Like A Writer With A Bad Cold #SundayBlogShare #WritersLife #Writer

  Have you ever wanted to know what it is like to be a writer? Are you currently battling against a heavy cold? ย Sneezing, coughing, shivering and feeling a bit grumpy? Why not take this opportunity to act like a writer…. with a nasty cold? The important thing to remember is that writers will still […]

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How to Survive Deleting a Character From Your Story #Writer #AmWriting

Writing the death of a much-loved character can be demanding and can leave you inconsolable. There is, however, another literary situation which can be just as challenging and it can cast a nasty gloom over your writing day – deleting a character from your story. I am not talking about deleting a random minor character; […]

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Useful People Watching Tips For Writers #AmWriting #Writers #Writing

I LOVE people watching.ย It helps if you are either naturally nosey or you were the odd kid at the back of the class, in school, who sat staringย at all the popular kids. Sometimes I don’t think we appreciate how cool it is to be a writer. With ‘must do activities’ such as spying on people […]

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