5 Elements Of Plot In Fiction

Plot, one of the 5 main elements of fiction writing, is a term that confuses many new as well as veteran writers. When it comes to Fiction Writing, there is a big difference in the Story and the Plot. If you want to learn the difference between Story and Plot then read this article: Story [...]

Storyboard A Novel in 5 Easy Steps

Storyboarding is a wonderful organising technique, that I feel, is highly underrated when it comes to fiction writing. It is a great tool to plot your novels and to put it all together in a coherent plot-line. I am an intuitive writer but working on multiple long-form fiction projects can be downright scary at times [...]

October Webinars

Hello, dear writers and readers. I am here with some exciting as hell news! I have two upcoming Webinars! Read on to find the details, timings and some extra exciting stuff! Webinar #4: Decoding Horror Genre For Writers In this Webinar I will be covering the following topics: What is Horror Fiction - The basics [...]

10 Ways To Prepare For NaNoWriMo 2020

NaNoWriMo - National Novel Writing Month is around the corner and I am really looking forward to it particularly this year because of the entire lockdown situation. I simply cannot wait to get back to one of my story's draft and start writing again motivated by all the NaNo energy on my social media feeds! [...]

October Buddy Reads At RMFAO, My Bookclub

Hello, guys. Finally, we have the book picks for the October Buddy Read at RMFAO. The books that were selected by voting are If It Bleeds by Stephen King and My Dark Vanessa by Kate Elizabeth Russell. I you'd like to participate in either or both the buddy reads then following are the respective Threads [...]

5 Bookish Websites That Every Book Reader Must Know

I strongly believe that to be a better writer, you have to be a reader first. I mean, why would you even write, if you don't like reading in the first place?! I have a very strong opinion about people who want to write even when they don't like reading, but I'll discuss it some [...]

Live Stream: Common Writing Mistakes Webinar

Hey guys, you can watch the live streaming of ,y 3rd and latest webinar here: https://youtu.be/R8PPrMS6eaQ?t=542 Due to some technical glitch, I had to shift to Facebook live after the Webinar to answer some of the questions, so you can watch that 20 minutes feed here: https://www.facebook.com/watch/?v=634317127517410&extid=TOQeWq8eo8QgCETD For your reference, here a list of all [...]

Fiction Writing Masterclass – 4-Week Intensive Workshop

Learn to write a book from start to end in this 4-week intensive workshop - Fiction Writing Masterclass. It is recommended for writers who have an idea and don't know where to begin or how to write the book. It is also suitable for writers who have already started their book but are not stuck [...]

Webinar #3: Common Writing Mistakes

I'm here with another FREE WEBINAR! Join me in this hour-long webinar to learn all about the common mistakes all creative writers (especially fiction writers) make in their writing. The mistakes I will be discussing will range from complex exposition-related mistakes, dialogue formatting mistakes, grammar mistakes to use of wrong narrative style, under-writing, over-writing and a [...]

How To Write A Book Analysis

Analysing a book is too often confused with writing a book review. It is a very common misconception and one that needs to be busted especially if you are planning to become a writer or are one already. A book review is an informal way of sharing one's thoughts about any book of the reader's [...]

Vlog #6: Books I Read In The Last 1 Month And The Ones I’m Reading Now

Book I read in the last one month: Pretty Things by Janelle BrownDaily Rituals: How Artists Work by Mason CurryThe Night Boat by Robert McCammonMr Mercedes (Bill Hodges #1) by Stephen KingThe War Of Art: Win Your Inner Creative Battles by Steven PressfieldLolita by Vladimir NabokovThe Ghost Pirates by William Hope HodgsonFinders Keepers (Book Hodges [...]

Registration For Fiction Writing For Beginners Workshop

Learn the basics of Fiction Writing and start your writing journey today. Upon registration, get access to my exclusive WhatsApp group for Fiction Writing For Beginners Workshop where registered students have started doing the guided writing exercises with me. I personally provide feedback for each and every writing piece submitted by the students. So what [...]

What are Beta Readers And Why Do you need them?

In the last 4 months, whenever I have delivered a lecture, I am ALWAYS asked about one particular topic, each and every single time with no exception at all – What is a Beta Reader?  Beta Reading is a concept well-known in the writing community but often misunderstood and misinterpreted by the new writers. So, finally, [...]

Prompt-Writing

Prompt-writing is one of the best tools for fiction writers. Period. You'll find various definitions for it on the internet, but for me, it is simply what the name suggests: A topic around which a short piece of fiction is written promptly. Generally, the said piece of fiction is in the range of 100-1000 words [...]

Registrations Open For Fiction Writing For Beginners

If you are new to writing or have no clue how to get started in writing, then this class is for you. If you feel intimidated by the blank page and suffer from shyness to write then this class is for you. If you've never written before but have always wondered about writing then this class is for you. If you love reading books and have, somewhere in your heart, wanted to write someday, then this class is for you.

Fiction Writing For Beginners

If you are new to writing or have no clue how to get started in writing, then this class is for you. If you feel intimidated by the blank page and suffer from shyness to write then this class is for you. If you've never written before but have always wondered about writing then this class is for you. If you love reading books and have, somewhere in your heart, wanted to write someday, then this class is for you.

Finding The Right Idea

I don’t think I have ever known, not even a single writer, who doesn’t get about a dozen ideas every day. But imagine what would happen if you’d start taking all of those ideas seriously?  It’ll be chaos! So you get my point?  Remember, not every idea is a good idea. Tweet As a beginner, [...]