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    Mind-Blowing Online Tools That No Writer Must Neglect

    Mind-Blowing Online Tools That No Writer Must Neglect

      Digital media has taken the world by storm. The labyrinth network of the World Wide Web has effortlessly engulfed us into its spell. In today’s digital world, there is an app or a tool for every act right from booking a cab to ordering food. When it comes to indulging in the plethora of ...

    Writing and Editing

    Writer’s Events, Workshops and Conferences to attend in India

    As a writer, the social and professional connections you make are key factors that determine your growth and direction towards becoming a successful author. Writers’ events, conferences and workshops are a great way to learn, network and sharpen your skills as you embark on a journey towards publishing a remarkable piece of work. You may ...

    Writing and Editing

    What Makes ‘A Game of Thrones’ Such a Popular Book Series?

    What Makes ‘A Game of Thrones’ Such a Popular Book Series?

    What makes a book such a great read? When you sit back and relax with a novel and get so engrossed in it that, you have forgotten how the day just went by. One such book that gives you this soul-stirring experience is ‘A Game of Thrones’ series, authored by George RR Marti.  Martin began ...
    9 Questions To Ask Before Using Copyrighted Material

    9 Questions To Ask Before Using Copyrighted Material

    Everyone knows the secret of creative ideation and writing; ideas don’t just pop out of your head, they formulate out of inspiration. Inspiration can come from anywhere and at any time, and once you get inspired, you’re writing prowess will take centre stage. At certain instances, while you are writing the story, you may want ...

    Writing and Editing

    25 Inspiring Pinterest Boards For Writers

    25 Inspiring Pinterest Boards For Writers 1

    Many of us have a preconceived notion about Pinterest. We think Pinterest is only beneficial to designers, photographers, fashion bloggers, artists and the like. However, Pinterest boards are an amazing platform for writers too. Writers can use creative Pinterest boards not only to promote their articles or books and establish a brand for themselves, but also for ...

    Writing and Editing

    Top 10 Mystery Novels You Need To Read

    Top 10 Mystery Novels You Need To Read

    A good book is a great way to unwind after a long day at work and rejuvenate your mind. Whether you are searching for ways to get inspired for your next novel, or planning to take a retreat before getting back to writing, reading a good mystery novel is always a good idea to get ...
    42 Mind-Blowing Facts About The Book Publishing Industry

    42 Mind-Blowing Facts About The Book Publishing Industry 1

    The book publishing industry has been around for generations, constantly pulling out some of the world’s finest reads. From old-school scriptures to new-age digital ink, the methods of publishing have evolved and so have the many writing tools. Along the way, the book publishing industry has produced some of the wackiest, funniest, coolest and most ...

    Publishing and Distribution

    Book Cover Design Trends 2017

    Book Cover Design Trends 2017

    Everyone knows the old saying, “don’t judge a book by its cover”. While the quote is a metaphor that relates to human emotions, it doesn’t work too well in a literal sense. A book, regardless of how well-written it could be, will never be read unless it attracts a reader’s attention. Book cover designs have ...

    Writing and Editing

    5 Ways To Stop Procrastinating When You Cannot See What Is Ahead

    5 Ways To Stop Procrastinating When You Cannot See What Is Ahead

    When one decides to be a writer, they are treading uncharted waters. They must be responsible and must complete the work their book demands, while meeting a set target. Bestselling author, Stephen King, writes 2,000 words per day and allows himself to not meet his target only under dire circumstances. He completes a 180,000 word ...

    Writing and Editing

    How To Write Stories That Children Will Love Reading

    How To Write Stories That Children Will Love Reading

    Stories are an integral part of one’s childhood. Most of us grew up reading and listening to tales of valour, courage and bravery, such as Ramayana and Mahabharata, and they are still engraved in every child’s memory. A well-written story will capture one’s imagination and stay in their memory for a long time. Children usually ...

    Writing and Editing

    Five Mistakes to Avoid While Writing a Literary Series

    Five Mistakes to Avoid While Writing a Literary Series

    A literary series is a celebrated form of literature that millions of readers around the world enjoy. A series can belong to any genre from science fiction to fantasy or romance to crime fiction. There are some books that pop into your mind the moment you hear the word ‘literary series’ – Harry Potter, The ...
    Ways To Get Inspired For Your Next Novel

    Ways To Get Inspired For Your Next Novel 1

    One of the biggest strengths a writer has is the ability to ideate. You may be simply sitting in a corner and staring into space when an idea floats by into your head, and soon enough, you’ll get the inspiration to write. The secret to every writer’s imagination is the ability to grasp that idea ...

    Writing and Editing

    9 Cafes and Spots in Hyderabad Ideal for a Writer

    9 Cafes and Spots in Hyderabad Ideal for a Writer

    Do you sometimes find yourself completely devoid of ideas to write a good story? If so, you’re not alone in the world of authors. Writers’ block can be tough to handle; thankfully there are multitudes of ways to get inspiration to write. The atmosphere plays an important role in cooking up the right concoction to ...

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    Literary Events Across India You Cannot Miss!

    Literary Events Across India You Cannot Miss!

    It’s time to celebrate what you love! Writing, storytelling sessions, digital marketing, poetry sessions – anything and everything related to the world of literature! While it was extremely difficult to narrow it down from the plethora of events happening in the metropolitan cities in India, here is a list of the literary events you must ...

    Publishing and Distribution

    Seven Things One Should Know About Self-Publishing

    Seven Things One Should Know About Self-Publishing

    This activity is a bucket list staple. Most people hope to achieve this at some point in their lives. Statistics show that 80% of people in the USA want to write a book, but only a tiny fraction of them actually write one. Becoming a published writer seems to be the dream that most of ...

    Writing and Editing

    Five Things Every First-Time Author Should Know

    Five Things Every First-Time Author Should Know 1

    Congratulations! It’s wonderful that you have decided to write a book. Writing is unlike other careers, as one usually does not pursue it for money or fame. One chooses to become an author, for it is a dream they want to see come true. Words are magic – they give you the power to weave ...

    Writing and Editing

    How to Write a Novel - The Definitive Guide

    How to Write a Novel – The Definitive Guide 1

    Do you have loads of interesting stories to tell and a way with words? If so, you’ve already crossed two of the biggest hurdles on your road to becoming an author. If you’re passionate about self-publishing a book, don’t just jump the gun and start putting pen to paper. Take your time and educate yourself ...

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    Humour Novels You Need to Read

    Humour Novels You Need to Read

    Laughter is and will always be the best medicine. No matter the source of laughter, those few minutes of blissful euphoria are something to cherish. Books have long been a very power source of laughter; that power stems from the fact that books let you imagine the comical situation in your own amusing way. If ...

    Promotions and Marketing

    What is a Book Launch and How Does it Help Market Your Book

    What is a Book Launch and How Does it Help Market Your Book 2

    This is it! It’s the most exciting day in your life and career as an author. After months, even years of writing the manuscript, it now rests in the palm of your hand. What do you do next? Launch it, of course! Now that you have solid evidence of your writing efforts, it’s time to ...

    Writing and Editing

    9 Cafés and Spots in Delhi Ideal for a Writer

    9 Cafés and Spots in Delhi Ideal for a Writer

    We writers are complex artists. We get inspired by the vibrant and colourful world around us and find ways to creatively convert that energy into the black-and-white world of text on paper. For some writers, the best work comes out in isolated places or within the four walls of their room. While some love working ...