Some of you may know that I am an aspiring screenwriter. The other day, I showed my lecturer my blog. He highly recommended that I put my screenplay from last […]
A poem from Spitfire Words that describes what it is like to have anxiety, worth a read!
You’re a writer, that’s great! But what kind of writer are you? There are many kinds of writers and you can meet them all in one place. Online!, Here’s how.
Building characters is one of the hardest steps of writing a story. Without a character in mind, you cannot tell a story and so it is an important step but what makes a good character? What makes the reader care about the tiny life you put onto a page? This post will discuss the sympathy, motivation and understanding of a character that needs to take place for the character to be strong and well-rounded.
Remember that time you saw a character play with a gun, clean the gun, throw the gun and you wondered when it would be used? Here’s Chekhov’s Gun Theory.
Join Lizzie from the blog, It’s Me Lizzie as they discuss the three types of good antagonists—the characters that are so villainous, they’re good!
This isn’t a book review as such. In truth, it’s an essay I wrote for coursework. On the other hand, there are aspects of it that read like a book […]
One of my modules this semester is looking at whether an author is responsible for what they write and to what degree. It has been interesting so far, we have […]
I know I haven’t been posting about my writing recently, but that means I have been busy – Right? I feel I have been busy anyway. In this post, I will […]
I’m really pleased with my script so far. I haven’t got to my target of five pages a day yet. Hopefully, after Christmas, I’ll be able to finish this ninety-page […]
Book Title: A Brief History of Candle MakingAuthor: Paul R. WonningGenre: Non-FictionPublished: June 2014Star Rating: ★★★ Introduction Hello and welcome to Berg’s Book Club. Today’s book is an unusual one. It is a […]
Some of you know that I am an aspiring screenwriter, this Christmas, I’ve received the best screenwriting gift: Final Draft. It’s the industry standard and as my independent study this […]
There is often a debate as to whether writer’s block actually exists. Personally, I think that the answer is yes. Writer’s block is when you have come to a point […]
What is a workshop A workshop for writers (or a writer’s workshop) is a place where you gather and share your work with other writers. A place to talk about […]