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A Death Veiled in Mystery – Ambrose Bierce

By |December 10th, 2019|Categories: Literature History, Writers|Tags: , , , , , , |

Early Life Life as a farmer’s son wasn’t much to Ambrose Bierce’s tastes, but he did greatly benefit from the extensive library his father [...]

Workshop – Ghost Stories – How to write a short ghost story in the classic Jamesian style

By |November 26th, 2019|Categories: Creative Writing, How To, Workshop|Tags: |

Workshop Details: In the workshop, we will discuss ideas, structure and plot points that relate to classic victorian ghost stories and in particular those [...]

Don’t risk losing some of the most valuable time of your life – Books or Social media?

By |October 4th, 2019|Categories: Education|Tags: , , , , , , , |

Pixabay: Comfreak A lot of research has been emerging about how much time we spend scrolling through our social media feed at the expense [...]

How to make your writing suspenseful – A talk from TED-Ed

By |October 3rd, 2019|Categories: Creative Writing, Education, How To|Tags: , |

This is a great short video from TED-Ed / Victoria Smith on how to make your writing suspenseful. Although this will not provide anything new [...]