I can’t stop telling my friends about Brandon Sanderson’s books.
The last six hours of my life were dedicated to finishing Words of Radiance, the second book in his epic Fantasy Series, The Stormlight Archives.
Could. Not. Put. It. Down.
This dawned on me as I neared the climax of the story:
Sanderson writes deceptively simple characters. They’re easy to follow, yet surprisingly deep.
Let me show you how Brandon Sanderson writes compelling characters with powerfully conflicted motivations:
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You might be surprised by all the “hidden gems” for writers on YouTube:
- Interviews with Bestselling authors
- Consistently updated Writing Channels
- And even full-length Writing Courses… 100% free
It ain’t easy to find them all.
Well, it wasn’t for me.
But for you – I’ve compiled all the best YouTube Writing Channels and Videos here in one simple list, so you can better achieve to your writing goals:
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“…There is no such thing as Writer’s block…”
At least, that’s what I keep hearing.
“It’s a lie. It’s an excuse. It doesn’t exist.”
Writer’s Block is real. Every writer ever has faced it.
But – there is a serious problem with calling it “Writer’s Block.”
Let me show you…
Continue reading How to (Actually) Cure Writer’s Block
Good dialogue will punch you in the chest.
It will swing like a fist out of the dark, and when it hits it will make your heart stop.
But when writing dialogue, most writers miss. Even professionals make some major mistakes (I’ll show you a few examples in a minute).
There are five things you need to stop doing when you write dialogue…
Fix these, and you will write dialogue that will smack your readers right in the emotions:
Continue reading 5 Ways You’re Writing Your Dialogue Wrong