The Liebster Award

Believe it or not, the Liebster Award is a thing. It even has this medallion pictured below. My blogging friend over at A Z Pascoe has nominated me and so …

Dialogue in Writing

Dialogue is quite important for fiction writers for many reasons. I will give you an example why. I could go on and on for a lengthy paragraph with full sentences …

Are you a micro lit fan?

Hey there gangsters. To TLG, micro fiction or microlit is the most inspiring. It gives much perspective on how we tell stories but also from the perspective of the story teller …

Setting Writing Goals

Welcome gangsters. Well we all have dreams don’t we? Some people want to take over the world. Others want to arrive at work without having spilled coffee on their shirt. …

Objects in Fiction

Don’t object to this post, gangsters. When one thinks of ‘objects’ in fiction, two questions may come to mind; how do literal objects drive a story’s plot, as well as, …

History of The Writer

Maybe a little history lesson is in order. I would start here gangsters. Don’t stop here though, get some thoughts going. How has the image of the writer changed over …

Empathy in Writing

Now I know that feeling empathetic doesn’t sound so gangster, but let me make you an offer you can’t refuse. If you really want to know your characters and how …