Paws and Prose

This little section is dedicated to nothing more than the writing side of Little Sea Bear. Writer’s tips, thoughts and projects.

Paws and Prose: Honey, Chocolate & Nerkles Screenplay

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 […]

Anxiety is Not

A poem from Spitfire Words that describes what it is like to have anxiety, worth a read!

Types of Writers and 10 Tips For Joining A Writer’s Group

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.

Paws and Prose: Creating Characters

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.

Chekhov’s Gun Theory — A celebrative reblog

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.

3 Types of Antagonist: Bad Guys that Interest the Audience

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!

Paws and Prose: Writer’s Responsibility

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 […]

Paws and Prose: Responsible Writing

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 […]

Paws and Prose: Writing and the New Semester

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 […]

Paws and Prose: My Script before Christmas

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 […]

Brief History Candle Making P. Wonning|Berg’s Book Club

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 […]

Paws and Prose: An Early Christmas

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 […]

Paws and Prose: 7 techniques to stop Writer’s Block

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 […]

Paws and Prose: A Workshop for Writers

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 […]

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