Presents Writing Competition

Great news re the new competition at I Heart Presents. Another fabulous opportunity for people to bypass the usual wait and get their stuff in front of an editor. Seeing as how I was a runner up in the previous comp and given what I’ve learned since, thought I’d post a few bits of advice … Continue reading “Presents Writing Competition”

You Learn Something New Every Day

Well, what a weekend it’s been. My poor husband has been in despair. Mainly because I am being very mono-manic about my writing!Why? Because I’ve been inspired! After the wonderful Michelle Styles offered to look over the synopses of my next two subs, I have been having lightbulb moment after lightbulb moment. I think I … Continue reading “You Learn Something New Every Day”

Cliches and How to Avoid Them

Lorraine has been discussing conflict and cliche on her blog after an interesting editorial post on the Mills and Boon UK site. It’s all about how conflicts can become cliches if they are used to create a character. Thought I might put in my two cents worth as it’s something that the editors have pointed … Continue reading “Cliches and How to Avoid Them”