Be Inspired in 2013

Now the chaos of December is over, and January's well intended resolutions have disappeared like a plate of comfort food on a cold winter's night, now's the time to take a breath and think about setting yourself a more realistic challenge for 2013. Most people tend to set themselves physical challenges, perhaps to get fit, [...]

Should Writers Read?

  All budding writers should take a moment to read this interesting post from Bloomsbury Publishing, answering the age old question, should a writer read a lot...will it help or hinder their writing by causing the writer to copy someone else's style? ┬áThe Writers' & Artists' team say: 'It is easy to find yourself flummoxed [...]

Getting the Dialogue Right

When it comes to playwriting, the most important element is to ensure that you get the dialogue just right. If the dialogue is believable, the characters become believable, which in turn allows for the plot to come to life. But getting that dialogue right is a tricky art to master, it involves firstly understanding who [...]

By | March 6th, 2012|character voice, copy editing, dialogue, playwriting, writing plays|0 Comments