Where Does a Good Story Start?

Where Does a Good Story Start?

Writing is a very nauseating experience, like eating a can of heavily irradiated tuna. Most new writers haven’t developed that leaden stomach lining yet, so when they see a blank page they get sick and tend to vomit buckets of useless information all over it.Something...

Five Things Preventing You from Becoming a Writer

I apologize for the sensationalist title, but I’m playing around with titles for another post at the moment and testing some things out.Reason 1: You’re not writingReason 2: You think you’re writing, but what you are really doing is just sitting there, thinking....

How To Write the First Sentence of Anything

Ignore the classics. I am lying, of course but, if you are still reading, then that first sentence was a success. The only thing a first sentence needs to do is keep the reader moving down the page. But somehow it is the most stressful sentence of almost every text. I...