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Biggest Freelance Article to date!

Drudge Work In a city full of unstable magic, bad ideas can lead to great rewards, and the senior students at the Academy of Mages have the worst ideas of all. Merrick Fitzroy, undoubtedly the heaviest mage who ever lived, thinks his partic...

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Writing Jack Spurling: A Progress Journal

After almost 30 months of no activity on the Jack Spurling front, I have finally got back to work. I downloaded and installed Scrivener, after reading positive reviews here and other places. I haven’t exploited more than 20% of its fe...

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Some more writing prompts #2

1) Create your own unique club. What kind of people do you admit to this club? What kind of characteristics make them potential members? Are there any hazing rituals that are performed as an initiation into your club? What is your club call...

Writing Book Review: The Irresistible Novel, and Story Trumps Structure

Today we have reviews of a pair of writing books by Writers Forum member Dave Smith. This is one way that anybody could contribute to Writers Forum. Send us your thoughts on your favorite books that have guided you as a writer.   For m...

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Is writing easy for you?

This is difficult for me to answer. I’m no expert, and my education is old and brittle. I need to brush up on the basics. But perhaps I can help a little. There a few things most educators agree makes good writing. Here is a short lis...

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Male and Female Writing Styles and Character Voices

There are masculine women and feminine men. A man with strong feminine traits will talk/write like a female, more concerned with connection and emotions and sensitivity etc. A masculine female will come across like a man—headstrong, maybe...

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Male and Female Writing Styles and Character Voices

There are masculine women and feminine men. A man with strong feminine traits will talk/write like a female, more concerned with connection and emotions and sensitivity etc. A masculine female will come across like a man—headstrong, maybe...

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Newspaper articles in stories, thoughts?

The novel I’m working on revolves around a past event, and several related newspaper articles about that event. They’re not the focus of the plot, but they are a fairly critical part of the ‘discovery’ of the plot. C...

5 Fun Creative Writing Prompts for Kids and Parents

Here are five fun creative writing prompts for kids and parents of all ages shared by Writer’s Digest editor and father of five Robert Lee Brewer. As a parent of five kids, I’ve found that sometimes the hardest part of parenting is comi...

Writing Submissions for Magazines: How to Submit Writing to a Magazine

In this post, we look at how to handle writing submissions for magazines. Whether you write fiction, nonfiction, or poetry, learn how to submit writing to a magazine. Submitting to magazines is a great way to break into the publishing world...

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