Writers' Ink at Caledon Public Library

Writing for Children and Young Adults

Writing for children and young adults, the world’s hottest market

May 1, 2018 · Leave a comment

A Great Story As Education

Originally posted on Archives @ PAMA:
In the 2014 movie Paddington, based on the popular books about Paddington Bear, the titular character is aiming to find an explorer from the the…

March 30, 2016 · 1 Comment

Books That Count As Great

Mesmerizing voices, acute social commentary and a moral weight

April 27, 2015 · Leave a comment

Build a Story into a Novel

A set of plot points to be applied to almost any story in any genre

March 9, 2015 · Leave a comment

Self-Publishing Not For The Literary Author

21 of 25 books on the Smashwords 2014 self-published bestseller list are by series writers, and all these authors have at least one series starter priced as ‘perma-free’.

February 23, 2015 · Leave a comment

The Detective Story

Detective fiction conforms to Henry James’s definition of the purpose of a novel: ‘To help the human heart to know itself’.

December 5, 2014 · Leave a comment

The Delights of Writing About Food and Drink

The challenge inherent to starting with the blog and then moving to freelance writing is that, like dandelions in a suburban subdivision, your writing can spread quickly and sometimes beyond your control.

October 29, 2014

Making the Case for Fantasy

“Fantasy is sometimes dismissed as childish, or escapist, but I take what I am doing very, very seriously. For me fantasy isn’t about escaping from reality, it’s about re-encountering the … Continue reading

August 20, 2014

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