Writing: Method or inspiration?
A question that is always very debated is this: method or inspiration? There are writers who claim to let their imagination run wild, and those who prefer to use strict rules, a precise method, with ladders, schemes, conceptual maps and so on and so forth. There are opposing strategies, different clothes, there are those who […]
Mistakes to avoid when writing
Where were we? Oh yes. To the unforgivable, hateful, annoying, horrifying errors that could forevermark a poor book, and therefore to be avoided (here the first part, if you missed it). Next! The beginning. Guys, the beginning must be perfect. But also the following ten / fifteen pages. All in all, everything must be precise, […]
The writer’s block: where, how and why
We don’t use words, for a writer the writer’s block, and excuse the repetition, he is a terrible bastard. The feeling of not being able to throw down even a single syllable terrifies. For a writer to have no more words to write in black and white is a drama that sometimes causes an even […]