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Twelve Lessons on Writing Fiction: The Essentials in Developing Your Novel (Part IX)

By |2020-03-06T11:52:28-05:00January 11th, 2019|Writing Tips|

In part nine of this twelve-part blog series, founder of Books from Start to Finish Graham Schofield shares his thoughts on the words you should avoid if you want sharp, clean text.

Twelve Lessons on Writing Fiction: The Essentials in Developing Your Novel (Part VIII)

By |2020-03-06T11:52:29-05:00January 11th, 2019|Writing Tips|

In part eight of this twelve-part blog series, founder of Books from Start to Finish Graham Schofield shares his thoughts on the backstory in your book.

Twelve Lessons on Writing Fiction: The Essentials in Developing Your Novel (Part VII)

By |2020-03-06T11:52:29-05:00October 17th, 2018|Writing Tips|

In part seven of this twelve-part blog series, founder of Books from Start to Finish Graham Schofield shares his thoughts on the dialogue in your story and how to “show” readers what is happening vs. simply telling them.

Twelve Lessons on Writing Fiction: The Essentials in Developing Your Novel (Part VI)

By |2020-03-06T11:52:31-05:00August 19th, 2018|Writing News, Writing Tips|

In part six of Graham Schofield’s series on writing a novel, he discusses the importance of writing the right dialogue to create memorable characters and offers writing tips for authors looking to improve.

Twelve Lessons on Writing Fiction: The Essentials in Developing Your Novel (Part V)

By |2020-03-06T11:52:32-05:00July 30th, 2018|Writing Tips|

In part five of this twelve-part blog series, founder of Books from Start to Finish Graham Schofield shares his thoughts on the essentials in the narration of your story.

#CanLitPit Pitch Workshop

By |2020-03-06T11:52:32-05:00July 5th, 2018|Writing Tips|

Learn How to Craft Engaging and Thought-Provoking Pitches #CanLitPit is under 1 week away so it’s time to write and refine your pitches! Creating an engaging and thought-provoking pitch while following the #CanLitPit guidelines will be a challenge. However, the entire team at DigiWriting and participating #CanLitPit publishers know that Canadian writers are up for [...]

Twelve Lessons on Writing Fiction: The Essentials in Developing Your Novel (Part IV)

By |2020-03-06T11:52:33-05:00June 25th, 2018|Writing Tips|

In part four of Graham Schofield’s series on developing your novel, he writes about the use of the prologue and epilogue, and provides tips for authors struggling to decide if they should be included.

Twelve Lessons on Writing Fiction: The Essentials in Developing Your Novel (Part III)

By |2020-03-06T11:52:34-05:00May 17th, 2018|Writing Tips|

In part three of Graham Schofield’s guest blog series on developing your novel, he offers authors writing tips on plot development, pacing, and timeline.

Twelve Lessons on Writing Fiction: The Essentials in Developing Your Novel (Part II)

By |2020-03-06T11:52:36-05:00April 30th, 2018|Writing Tips|

In the second of a twelve-part blog series, founder of Books from Start to Finish Graham Schofield explores developing characters.

Twelve Lessons on Fiction: The Essentials in Developing Your Novel (Part I)

By |2020-03-06T11:52:38-05:00March 26th, 2018|Writing Tips|

In the first of our Writing Tips: The Essentials in Developing Your Novel series, Graham Schofield (Books from Start to Finish) discusses why writers need to have a plan before they begin to write.

Q&A with Write Now Retreat instructor Theresa Albert

By |2020-03-06T11:52:56-05:00August 14th, 2017|Featured Appetite for Words, Featured Festival, Writing Tips|

Take your recipe book from concept to complete cookbook! We’re excited to have talented instructor Theresa Albert leading the "How to Write a Cookbook" Write Now Retreat. Read the Q&A with Theresa below to learn more about the retreat and how to get started writing your own cookbook!