Choosing Between The 12 Most Popular Writing Apps

  When we decided our next blog would attempt to narrow down the best writing apps, we didn’t really expect it to spark an office-wide debate. But that’s exactly happened here at Writers’ Academy HQ, which probably says a lot about the ridiculous amount of apps and software aimed at helping writers do their thing.…

5 Effective Mystery Writing Prompts for Creative Writers

The joy of mystery writing is the license for creativity that it allows. Why then, you might wonder, would you need a selection of mystery writing prompts? Well, even if you’d prefer to come up with a premise all by yourself, there are still a number of elements a novel must have in order to truly be classed as a “mystery”.…

15 Top Creative Writing Blogs That Are Actually Helpful

GrammarlyCopybloggerThe Creative PennGoins, WriterTerrible MindsJane FriedmanDaily Writing TipsHelping Writers Become AuthorsThe Writers’ AcademyThe Write LifeBetter Novel ProjectWriter’s DigestThe Book DesignerWell-StoriedLauren SapalaFurther Help   If you’re reading this, you’ve noticed the huge amount of creative writing blogs out there today.…

The 8 Best Writers’ Networking Websites in 2016

FictionautGoodreadsWriters-NetworkBook-in-a-WeekWritersCafeZoetropeABCtalesWriter’s Digest forumFurther Help   Networking with fellow writers is crucial for a number of reasons. Aside from helping you to make contacts in the industry, it’s also a means of getting constructive feedback that will help you to hone your craft.…