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2017-04-24 07:38
The theme of a story/novel is its central idea, pulse or the message that the author wants to convey to the reader. Books can have multiple themes.For example, the entire Harry Potter series… Read More
2017-04-21 19:00
One of the most frequent writing advice we hear while setting about to write a story is the phrase ‘show don’t tell’.What does that mean? SHOWING makes the reader share the… Read More
15 Steps For Rewriting Your First Draft
2017-04-21 05:55
Image SourceFirst drafts are often brain-vomit and hence crappy. You can polish those initial ideas with your own editing skills and make it shine.Here are 15 easy steps to adopt while rewri… Read More
Query Letters
2017-04-19 20:00
Once you finish writing your novel, you have to start querying for agents, publishers to get your novel published if you do not wish to go for the self publishing/Indie publishing route.Imag… Read More
Funny Memes About Procrastination
2017-04-18 20:00
Image SourceI sat down in front of my laptop to write the P post and then procrastinated for hours. I couldn't decide what to write for Letter P. So I decided to make the controversial 'Proc… Read More
30 Things To Do To Own Your Writing Craft
2017-04-17 20:00
The most important thing to remember while venturing into writing is to own your writing craft. Here are 30 things to do to own your writing craft.Image SourceAs a writer, you are uniqu… Read More
Names: Do They Matter?
2017-04-16 20:00
Image SourceI asked some of my author friends how important are the names of the characters in their books to them? Do they spend agonizing hours deciding on their names?Here are their answe… Read More
A Magical Cauldron Of Memories
2017-04-14 20:00
Image SourceIf I could steal one thing from the magical world of Harry Potter, I would steal Albus Dumbledore’s pensieve, the magical cauldron that brings memories alive. We can v… Read More
Creative Writing: A Leap Of Faith
2017-04-13 20:00
Image SourceThe realm of creative writing demands an inevitable leap of faith. We do not worry about how or where the journey will lead us. We are not worried about the consequences. We do n… Read More
Kill Your Darlings!
2017-04-12 19:30
Image SourceThis quote by William Faulkner urges the writer to edit out phrases, characters, scenes, paragraphs or sentences that are their darlings when they don't serve a purpose. Ste… Read More

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