Screenwriter Tim Loane: Why I write

In the next in a series of interviews about writer’s techniques, Tim Loane has kindly agreed to answer my list of questions. A highlight for me is when Tim talks about the how and the what of storytelling. I’m also more resolved now to write better treatments… You can find out more about Tim Loane on his Imdb …

What are beta readers?

You may have heard the term ‘beta reader’. But what are beta readers? And how can they help your writing? A beta reader will look at your early work and give you early feedback on your work. You probably already have someone who you send early drafts to like your …

3 tips to help you choose a writing course

There are a number of different writing courses of different costs and sizes. You only have to look at the likes of Faber, Raindance or the Guardian. One writing course can promise to help with character, another structure, another formatting. The list goes on. But with this shear volume of courses available, which one …