Top Ten Tips for Writing a Page-Turner

Top Ten Tips for Writing a Page-Turner

by Shari Lapena When I sat down to write my first thriller, I wanted to write something that moved really fast, a story that was so intense that you couldn’t look away. My goal was to write a page-turner that the reader could not put down. The Couple Next Door has...

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Elements of Fiction: Literary Techniques

Elements of Fiction: Literary Techniques

The fiction writer’s choice of “literary techniques” is an important element of fiction. There are many techniques available to the writer, such as allusion, alliteration, allegory. Some popular techniques/devices include symbolism, imagery, and figurative...

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Tips to Enjoying your writing

Tips to Enjoying your writing

Many writers like me will always claim we enjoy writing. I tell friends writing is my life and that I don’t think I can do any other thing except write. One might be forced to think I even write in my sleep. But is that really true? Sometimes, we get tired and wary of...

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10 Reasons To Read George Orwell’s 1984

10 Reasons To Read George Orwell’s 1984

Yeah, you’ve heard about it: the Big Brother, Oceania, Winston Smith. But this book is so much deeper than a simple prediction about the totalitarian future, or even, about a lame reality TV show. 10. The title Many people say that the title can be from a commercial...

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