Where the computer fails you, there are always editors and proofreaders. A good editor is a writer's best friend. With such good technology these days, do you actually need to be good at spelling and grammar to be a writer?
People really do call their children La-a, Fredriel is the new Legolas, and if you can't holler your protagonist's name from your garden gate, you might want to rethink it. Here's five things to ask when you're choosing names for your characters.
We all know life is a bundle of giggles. Here are 21 (perhaps a little comical) problems that writers face.
There's a saying, 'everyone has a book in them'. I'm not sure how true it is. It's one of those things that people say to you when they find out you like to write. But what makes a writer? And how do I know I am one?
People thinks and say such silly things sometimes, we're all guilty of it. But here are ten common misconceptions the rest of the world has about writers.
People have a lot of odd ideas about writing and its value. Here are five truths that most folk don't realise about being a writer.