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#writetip: Why “show, not tell” is such a hard slog

“Show, don’t tell” is one of the most well-known pieces of advice for writers – and maybe one of the most difficult to follow. I’ve been thinking about this advice this past week as I edit one of my own books, and I understand just how hard it is to spot for yourself when one of your own passages is…… Continue reading #writetip: Why “show, not tell” is such a hard slog

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How to write a bestselling romance… (…the theory!)

This week I watched an excellent workshop on writing women’s fiction, run by the Irish group Writers Web TV.  The afternoon-long workshop was free if you watched it live, as I did.  If you’re interested, it’s still available for download now, at 49 euros.  I can highly recommend it, for all writers of women’s fiction…… Continue reading How to write a bestselling romance… (…the theory!)