… He was by the edge, heart thundering, footsteps drew nearer, seconds from sending his heart into overdrive and then he sees it… Aah the cliffhanger, a writers secret weapon to trap their innocent readers, it’s the oldest trick in the book and for some reason, they never see it coming. Want to know a secret, those books, the ones you stay up all night … Continue reading An ending Vs A Cliffhanger: What can save your novel
You’ve sent your manuscript to the biggest publishers you could think of. You’re brimming with excitement as you wait the three-or-so weeks for their reply. It finally comes, you’re not smiling, you feel like a failed writer, like your book doesn’t have value, and you’re probably wondering why? What particularly did you do wrong? You did nothing wrong. Here’s why they’re probably not picking up … Continue reading Why Publishers aren’t picking up your manuscript
We’re used to talking about writing, how to write, how to become a successful writer… and such. But what about the secrets they don’t tell you? The dark aspects of writing that could send you shuddering in the corner? I’m here to dish it all. Let’s start with the cost of just writing a book. If you thought writing a bestseller entailed just writing the … Continue reading Exclusive: The secrets they never tell you about writing!