A blog about writing, for writers.
Your first draft is more important than any other draft. But also the least important draft. Here’s why.
Here are 5 important things to ask yourself before you commit to a personal blog.
Adverbs aren’t cool. Here’s why.
Here’s how to get around writers block and, well, just get on with the thing.
Here are my top 12 tips for anyone wanting to write a book (Note: I’ve never written a book).
A writer’s biggest fear should be complete freedom. Here’s why rules are important when it comes to writing.
And why you should read them, too.
It’s important to disappear sometimes. Here’s why going ‘off-grid’ is important for the creative process.
Here are my 10 best rules for better fiction writing.
Here’s how I stay motivated every day as a work-from-home writer. It’s not as tough as you might think…
Copywriting is a tough gig. Here are 5 daily habits to master the art of good copywriting.
Writing is fun. In this post, I highlight all the positives I’ve found about being a remote-working writer.
Writing isn’t always smooth sailing. It comes with its fair share of hardship. Here are some of the more difficult aspects of writing.
There's only one thing you need to remember when writing blog posts. Here goes...
Process is progress. Here's why, as a millennial, you need to focus on the art of delayed gratification.
I write a lot of hand written letters. Here's why I think it's still important.
Writing an article a day is taxing, but it's good practice. Here's what I learned writing an article a day for six months.
Writing isn't about you as a writer, it's about who's reading your work. Read this blog to discover why your work is bigger than you are, always.
Good writing comes from a place bigger than the writer. Read this blog post to find out why it's never enough to write for yourself, and why your work will only count when you realise it's about the reader.
Writing doesn't have to be lonely. Read this blog on the four best writing communities I've found in London.
Good writing is everything. Here are five of the best lessons I've learned from reading The Economist's Style Guide.
Here's why you should embrace the process and forget about the results.
Here are my top 3 places in the UK to hole up and get some writing done.
Challenges are good, regardless of what they are. Here's how they can benefit your writing.
Here's why, even when you're working your hardest, it's important to completely switch off.
Monday 1st January is the perfect time to hit the reset button. Here's why, as a writer, you ought to do so.
Learning is vital, and writing requires constant development. Here are 3 courses to try this winter.
It's happening in sports and journalism. Are we slowly getting replaced by robots?
The best book on writing to ever exist. Here are the five key takeaways.
It's one of my biggest fears about technology: will we still handwrite?