5 tips to start editing non-fiction
Making your first forays into editing non-fiction? Awesome. There are some subtle but key differences between fiction and non-fiction, and so there are differences in how to approach these two types of writing as an editor. The difference between fiction and non-fiction First, it’s worth remembering that non-fiction writers are already in the world they’ve…
The best places to work from in Sunderland
If you follow me on Instagram (if not, why not?), you probably already know that I work remotely a lot. I go in the office about once a week, metros permitting, but for the most part, I’m making offices wherever I can take my laptop and get a tasty treat. Here are some of my…
The self-editing checklist every writer needs
Here are 11 tried-and-tested tips to help you edit your own work and improve your writing.
5 useful tools for writers
Writing kick-ass copy isn’t always easy, even for the most experienced word-wielders out there. You might have an off-day, need a second set of eyes on your work, or just need a bit of extra inspiration to move things along. With that in mind, here are five of my favourite tools for writers looking to…
How white is your bookshelf?
The recent events in the US have had me thinking a great deal about a lot of things, but specifically, white privilege, police brutality, and the systemic oppression of Black people not just stateside, but all over the world. Not just in 2020, but historically, century upon century. And then I started thinking about what…