5 Ways to Write More Effectively

W.H. Auden's Desk (copyright F.C. Malby) I know there are many lists of 'to to-dos' and 'not-to-dos' for writing and endless amounts of advice, but I just wanted to add a few things which I have found really helpful (some of them dietary!) Write first thing in the morning if you can. I know that … Continue reading 5 Ways to Write More Effectively

Author Interview: Ian McEwan On Writing (Guardian Open Weekend)

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=itDfngKY_PI How do you restore the stock of ideas for prolific writing? Make time by saying 'no' to unnecessary things. Do nothing when you have finished, take a break. Hike or get out. How do you enjoy writing? You need a form of happiness, a total absorption in trying to write. Get lost in what … Continue reading Author Interview: Ian McEwan On Writing (Guardian Open Weekend)