Fiction

Our fiction corner is stuffed full of posts on plot, character, settings, prose, narration, and more. There’s tips for all genres, from fantasies to thrillers, so just scope out what you need.

The Power of Story and Discourse by Allie Spencer

20th August 2018/by Sarah Derrick

How to write a short story

20th July 2018/by Jericho Writers

How to Describe What You See (With Descriptive Writing Examples)

23rd May 2018/by Jericho Writers

How to Write a Novel (Start Writing Your Novel Today)

18th May 2018/by Harry Bingham

A Question of Timing: When to Release Information in Your Plot

13th July 2018/by Sarah Derrick

Time to stop procrastinating and write your book

8th May 2018/by Jericho Writers

How to Find Your Voice As a Writer

6th July 2018/by Harry Bingham

Narrative distance definition (with examples for fiction writers)

3rd May 2018/by Jericho Writers

How to revise a first draft

26th April 2018/by Jericho Writers

Write your Novel with the Snowflake Method (Simple Example)

12th April 2018/by Jericho Writers

5 master ingredients to a great first line for your novel

28th March 2018/by Jericho Writers

Using 5 senses in writing (or what erotica teaches all writers)

28th March 2018/by Jericho Writers

How to write villains as multi dimensional characters

28th March 2018/by Jericho Writers

How to write according to Myers-Briggs personality type

28th March 2018/by Jericho Writers

7 top tips for writing gripping thrillers

28th March 2018/by Jericho Writers

How to write for a new readership

28th March 2018/by Jericho Writers

How to learn the market for YA fiction

28th March 2018/by Jericho Writers

How to Write a Book (10 Doable Steps for New Writers)

8th December 2017/by Arnie

How to Plot a Novel (Using our Easy Plot Template Technique)

7th December 2017/by Arnie

How Many Words in a Novel? All About Average Novel Wordcount.

5th December 2017/by Arnie

How to write a plot outline for a novel (with examples)

4th December 2017/by Arnie

Character and characterisation in novels: techniques, examples and exercises

3rd December 2017/by Arnie

Ideas for Writing a Book (and How to Develop Them)

28th November 2017/by Arnie

Manuscript Presentation, Novel Manuscript Format (with Examples)

25th November 2017/by Arnie