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Tuesday, 13 July 2010

3 Ways to Breathe Life Into Your Fiction

New writers are often given the following piece of advice: “Write what you know”. In other words, concentrate on the things you’ve observed and the things you understand about the world around you. If you’re a former journalist wanting to write a mystery, make your main character a journalist; if you’re a coal miner, write about the dangers and camaraderie of life down the pit.

A guest post by Gareth Powell of

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