Writers' Ink at Caledon Public Library

Tips For Writers

So you want to be a writer? Essential tips for aspiring novelists:

  • There are no rules

  • Your first line

  • Don’t write what you know

  • The terror of the white page

  • Creating characters

  • Writing dialogue

  • Seeking structure

  • Language and plot

  • Punctuation

  • Research

  • Fail, Fail, Fail

  • Throw it all away

  • Your last line

from ‘Lessons from novelist and creative writing professor in The Guardian newspaper of Saturday 13th of May 2017 

About Alton Chapter

The Alton Chapter of Writers' Ink meets the 1st Wednesday of the month from 6:30 to 8:30 pm at the Alton Branch.

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