SilverWood Books’ Debra Penrice explores the tools to help you market your book. However, before picking your strategy, she explains why confidence must come first.
Bestselling author Heidi Rice successfully completed NaNoWriMo. Here’s what she learnt from the process.
Police Advisor Graham Bartlett explains when UK police carry firearms and how to write credible crime fiction without losing an ounce of the drama.
Introduction to Therapeutic and Reflective Writing tutor Anne Taylor explains how writing can preserve our wellbeing.
Our founding directors Christina Bunce and Susannah Marriott explain how they started the Professional Writing Academy.
We’ve spoken to some of our favourite authors about if they plan their novels, and what advice they have for writers starting out.
Author Ayisha Malik explains how she creates engaging characters, the process of getting published and gives tips to budding authors.
Retired police officer and author advisor Graham Bartlett explores why you should bother getting your facts right when writing crime fiction.
Bestselling romance author Heidi Rice speaks to our Writing Romance students about creating relationships, her writing routine and publishing overseas,
Author and PWA tutor Lee Weatherly speaks to our Getting Started: Beginners’ Fiction students about creating great characters and writing convincing dialogue.
Author Lee Weatherly gives us some tips on how to make it through all the hard work it takes to finish a novel.
We asked authors Sarah Hilary, Heidi Rice, Irenosen Okojie and Paul Kingsnorth about their attitudes towards plotting and planning their work.