Word Count.

Hope the writings going well and those ideas are flowing for you. If you’re a new author, writing fiction, this could be a useful piece of information for you. I know when I started out I was looking for some idea about word counts and what readers expected when they would be reading my work. […]

Now You’re Writing.

So you have your pen, paper and ideas, I hope you’ve started writing everything down. Ever passing thought, hopeful storyline and character ideas. It’s the exciting part when the ideas come through thick and fast. You’ll write it out in your own style, this is not the time to start listening to other authors, there […]

Are You Loopy?

Another strand to the graphology posts. just a quick one this time, do you loop your letters? If you freely write a paragraph’s worth of words, just random if you can’t think of anything to write, then take a look at your L’s, S’s and e’s, how loopy are they? L’s are your loops closed? […]

Now, What are you hiding?

So you have your signature and you know a little about what you are showing the world with the way you write. There’s much more to it than that, there are all of those little twiddly bits and personalised sweeps of the pen. That’s where you’re really hiding your personality. If you want to change […]

Everyone’s a Writer, what else do you do?

Why do we choose to write, it’s not easy or glamorous, it eats our time and makes our families suddenly have to fend for themselves as we’re wrapped up in grammar, spelling, research, formatting, design, graphics, publicity and accountancy. We tie ourselves into a fantasy world and push away reality… why? It’s hard work, I […]

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