Monday, December 19, 2011
Saturday, November 5, 2011
Monday, August 8, 2011
This exercise will help you change your story to increase suspense and reader enjoyment.
Monday, August 1, 2011
The more you know your villain, the more evil and scary you can make him or her (or it.)
Tuesday, July 26, 2011
All writers and story tellers need to work out their own approach.
Monday, July 18, 2011
Use your own experience to learn ways of creating memorable characters.
Friday, July 1, 2011
Sidney Lumet in his book Making Movies discuses how autobiographical scripts are often not as interesting to the reader as they are to the writer! Learn the importance of seeing what is interesting to the reader weather your work is fiction or reality based.
Friday, June 24, 2011
What makes something in film and writing a cliche and what can the writer and artist do about it?
Monday, June 20, 2011
Remember to put yourself inside each scene of the fiction story you are writing and imagine what it is like for your character to live inside that situation. Take the time to look around, think about what it feels like there.
Wednesday, March 30, 2011
Wednesday, March 23, 2011
Write an analysis on what is at stake in your story to push your audience to the edge of their seats.
Friday, March 18, 2011
When your writing a title here are three questions to ask yourself:
Is is catchy?
When spoken aloud, does it sound appealing?
Is it intriguing?
Monday, March 7, 2011
KeyNote NF is a freeware tabbed text editor that is great for developing a back-story for fiction and creative writing.
Monday, February 14, 2011
Writing tip: Writing is much easier when you keep in mind that a written piece should be reread for changes many time.
Monday, January 24, 2011
How does mystery work in fiction? This video offers some advice.