How to write a novel in 30 days

How to write a novel in 30 days: The NaNoWriMo challenge encourages regular writing habits and teaches writers how to meet deadlines. Let’s win it!

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It’s a Kind of Magic: Where does magic come from?

It’s a Kind of Magic is an ongoing blog series about how to create a realistic magic system for your fantasy novel. This first article asks the question: where does magic come from?

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5 Traits of a Great Middle Grade Villain

From You-Know-Who to Mrs Coulter and her golden monkey, all great Middle Grade villains share traits that make them memorable. Here are 5 of them.

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How to Write Bisexual Characters

There are many myths about bisexuality, which can cause misrepresentation in books and other media. To combat this, today’s ‘Writing Right’ blog is all about How to Write Bisexual Characters.

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The 3 Pillars of Writing Great Characters

Hemingway once said “…a writer should create living people, not characters.” Use the “3 Pillars of Writing Great Characters” method to do just that!

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5 Reasons Why All Writers Should Go Outside

Writing can mean long hours alone, talking only to your characters. Yet, to write truly great fiction, writers should go outside. Here’s why.

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Top 10 Traits of a Compelling Middle Grade Hero

What makes for a compelling Middle Grade hero? What characteristics do Harry Potter, Artemis Fowl, Percy Jackson, Lyra Belacqua and Bilbo Baggins have in common?

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