Writing Advice

All the latest news and opportunities from the world of writing brought to you by the team at Writing Magazine

What makes a good writer? We've put together a checklist of skills that all contribute to being a good writer ...

15/10/2018

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Can a painting provoke a new piece of creative writing? Find out in this week's coffee break exercise! ...

12/10/2018

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The Miniaturist author Jessie Burton shares her experience and advice on how to be a writer ...

08/10/2018

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Background reading, exclusive extracts and more to complement your latest Writing Magazine ...

08/10/2018

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Try your hand at several different genres in this week's creative writing exercise ...

05/10/2018

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What do readers want? What are the most popular book genres, by sales and by earnings? We break down the figures ...

01/10/2018

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Pack a new piece of fiction in your portfolio with this week's luggage-themed creative writing exercise ...

28/09/2018

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Use a piece of jewellery as the spark to create a gem of a new piece of writing in this week's coffee break ...

21/09/2018

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Ana Sampson, editor of She is Fierce: Brave, bold and beautiful poems by women, on the art of anthologising ...

17/09/2018

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Background reading, exclusive extracts and more to complement your latest Writing Magazine ...

10/09/2018

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Our suggested rewrite of the first 300 words of a reader's historical novel ...

09/09/2018

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The cycle of your choice will inspire a new piece of work in this week's creative writing exercise ...

07/09/2018

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