This week’s challenge is to describe a villain using only positive language and praise. Continue reading Writing Challenge: Describe a villain using only praise
This week’s writing challenge is to describe something yellow, or yellow itself, but without using the word yellow. This is an admittedly hard challenge. All attempts will be considered for our monthly-ish celebration of your writing. A gallery of yellow … Continue reading Writing Challenge: Describe yellow without using the word yellow
This week’s writing challenge is to describe a character. Some of the techniques we experimented with include: Using the environment to contrast with the character Describing body language or actions to demonstrate character Observational descriptions based on real people Contrasting … Continue reading Writing Challenge: Describe a character
Does stretching your writing skills while also building the community around your writing sound good? If so, this post is for you. One of the things we have started to do at the Thanet Creative Writers’ Night is to challenge … Continue reading The writing challenge and platform builder
I started putting together a free course on getting started with WordPress. Then christmas, COVID, Brexit, and other excuses happened and I ground to a halt. Help me get started again by telling me what WordPress topics you would love … Continue reading What do you want to learn about WordPress?
Let us talk about the creative activities that get you really hyped. For me that is writing or coding. Once you get me talking about either of those, you will have a hard time getting me to stop. I love … Continue reading Which creative activities get you hyped?
This week we have been talking about creative jobs. Creative jobs According to a truly minimal search of the Internet, these are some of the higher paying creative jobs: Marketing director Front-end web developer User experience designer What these jobs … Continue reading What is your dream creative job?
So, we are all stuck at home just passing the time. My question to you is – what are you doing to pass the time? More specifically, I’d like to challenge you to blog about what you have been doing. … Continue reading How are you passing the time?
Here is a collection of writing prompts sure to get the muse singing in your head and the old idea factory churning away. These prompts all come from The Muse of Last Resort blog. Continue reading A selection of writing prompts
With NaNoWriMo upon us again, you may be left wondering, “what do I write about?” Fear not for we have you covered with a side project called, The Muse of Last Resort. You may wish to take on the Writing … Continue reading A muse for your NaNoWriMo
In this post, I take a look at guest posting and how you can publish a guest post on this blog. What is guest posting? Guest posting (sometimes called guest blogging) is a way of writing for another blog to … Continue reading How to publish a guest post
Where do you write and when do you write? This is something that has always fascinated me about other writers. When and where they do the actual writing. For me, writing is something I do at home when the room … Continue reading When and where do you write?