6 Top Writing Tips from the Best Crime Writer of All Time

6 Top Writing Tips from the Best Crime Writer of All Time

Don’t miss your chance to win your name in a Peter James novel, signed copies of Absolute Proof and more thrilling Peter James goodies!    Peter James is the UK’s biggest thriller writer. With more than thirty books under his belt, which have been translated into thirty-seven languages and sold over 19 million copies, James has won countless awards, including the Best Crime Author of All Time, and has had a number of his books adapted for film, television and the stage. Suffice to say, it is not hyperbole to refer to James as one of the the most successful writers on the …

Master Thriller Writer Peter James Reveals the Fascinating Inspiration Behind His Explosive New Novel, ‘Absolute Proof’, Killer Writing Tips and More!

Master Thriller Writer Peter James Reveals the Fascinating Inspiration Behind His Explosive New Novel, ‘Absolute Proof’, Killer Writing Tips and More!

Don’t miss your chance to win your name in a Peter James novel, signed copies of Absolute Proof and more thrilling Peter James goodies!    Peter James is a literary powerhouse. One of the biggest names in thriller writing in the UK and overseas, James has won an award for either his writing or his public service almost every year since 1999. Now get ready for some big numbers. James is the author of over thirty-five books, his books have sold 19 million copies worldwide and have given him twelve consecutive UK Sunday Times number ones, as well as number ones in …

10 Writing Tips From Ten Great Writers That’ll Make You Great Too

10 Writing Tips From Ten Great Writers That’ll Make You Great Too

Whether you want to be a writer or not, it’s fascinating to see what your favorite writers have to say about their craft. Plenty of writers get their start without taking any classes or getting any formal writing advice. But those writers are awesome. For us average writers, the best we can hope for is just a squeeze of their wisdom, just a sliver of their massive chunk of intelligence. Here are ten pieces of writing advice from writers who are good.   Kurt Vonnegut   Here is a lesson in creative writing. First rule: Do not use semicolons. They …

10 Writing Tips From Ten Great Writers That'll Make You Great Too

10 Writing Tips From Ten Great Writers That'll Make You Great Too

Whether you want to be a writer or not, it’s fascinating to see what your favorite writers have to say about their craft. Plenty of writers get their start without taking any classes or getting any formal writing advice. But those writers are awesome. For us average writers, the best we can hope for is just a squeeze of their wisdom, just a sliver of their massive chunk of intelligence. Here are ten pieces of writing advice from writers who are good.   Kurt Vonnegut   Here is a lesson in creative writing. First rule: Do not use semicolons. They …

7 Screenwriting Tips from Hollywood’s Top Screenwriter

7 Screenwriting Tips from Hollywood’s Top Screenwriter

Want to be a screenwriter? One of Hollywood’s most respected screen writers Aaron Sorkin has shared seven top tips, all of which can be found here.    Aaron Sorkin, the writer behind The Social Network, The West Wing, Moneyball and most recently Molly’s Game, starring Idris Elba and Jessica Chastain, delivered his screenwriting tips ahead of the Molly’s Game premiere in Toronto on Friday.   Image Via Hollywood Reporter    Included in these tips is some valuable advice from the late Carrie Fisher, who, while Sorkin was struggling with a drug addiction, phoned him out of the blue to tell him “I know you think …