Tag: writing fiction

How to win at NaNoWriMo

    What exactly is NaNoWriMo? During November many people have only one thing on their mind – winning NaNoWriMo and ending the month having written a novel. Becoming a fully fledged novelist. The name is short for National Novel Writing Month but it…

What I Learned From My Creative Writing Courses

As an editor I’m trained to edit. I can take an author’s book and polish it. I can address the grammar, spelling and flow along with all the other editory type things that us editors do. I can tell an author what’s working and…

When One Door Closes

This week has been a momentous one for me. Work has been plodding along nicely, but on Thursday I submitted my creative writing course end of module assignment. When I enrolled on the OU Creative Writing course A215 I really didn’t know what I…