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This site has been here for writers for 14 years. It is presently being redeveloped, but it won’t be taken offline during this period. Imagine living in a property with works going on; sometimes it will be a little bit messy in places, but in time things will become spit spot! Check back for news of new developments.
Following on from our previous article, Five tips on how to Punctuate your Dialogue, in this next workshop I’m going to show you three ways to weave action and dialogue into your writing using body language, action and internal thoughts. Consider the following...read more
In this handy introduction I'm going to demonstrate the only five tips you'll ever need for using punctuation in dialogue. If you've found this page, you’re probably a new(ish) writer looking for some hints on how to improve your writing. As we go through these...read more
I started and I didn't want to admit it. I would lie in bed instead of getting up to write, my usual routine. I would distract myself with books or television, hoping to jump start something that would make me want to write, but it wasn't working. Eventually, I had to...read more
We are starting a new group initiative on WD called "Writing for the Internet and Promoting Oneself Online". For any writer, this is a subject that is not to be ignored. In the great age of the internet, the scope for writing and writers has grown bigger than at any...read more