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There’s a Limit to Writing What You Know, and Here’s Why

The problem with writing what you know is you may just overwrite it. Here's how to make sure that you don't fall prey to the "write what you know" advice.


How to Write Cross-Culturally with Authenticity

Vanessa Hua, author of A River of Stars, gives some advice on how to write about other cultures with authenticity and respect.


Why Structure Matters When You Are Writing a Novel

Louise Candlish, author of Our House, shares some writing advice on the importance of structure, and great examples to look to, when writing a novel.


The Key to Writing a Successful Novel: Ignore Everyone (Including Me)

Novelist Kristan Higgins says that the key to writing the best novel you can is to ignore everyone's advice (including hers).


The Thing About Families and Thriller Writing

Author David Bell discusses why unhappy families and thriller writing go together. Here's how you can take advantage of them to create suspense.


A Crime Writer’s Guide to Writing About Death and Murder

Owen Hill, co-annotator/editor of Raymond Chandler's The Annotated Big Sleep, shares thoughts on how to execute the perfect murder scene in your writing.