Wittering About Writing

Be a Tiger, not a Sheep: Critically Examining Online Writing Advice Part 1

Be a Tiger, not a Sheep: Critically Examining Online Writing Advice Part 1

Examining how online writing advice is given, the elements it may contain, and why you, whatever your proficiency with the written word, should take all writing advice with a mountain of salt.

The Importance of the Self-Insert

The Importance of the Self-Insert
There are clear issues with self-inserts as a form of character creation and development, especially in the hands of the inexperienced writer (though experienced writers/authors are not immune from these pitfalls).