All posts by Jade Craddock
The invisibility of middle-aged women in fiction – Sarah Long
Desperately seeking a heroine who is past the first flush of youth.
Will the ten-year-old Bronte please stand up – Catherine Lowell
What does this novelist teach us about creativity and how to nurture it?
Researching locations when you can’t leave your house – Laurie Ellingham
Top tips for writing about a distant setting.
A rose by any other name: choosing a title for a book – Stephanie Butland
Searching for the perfect combination.
Making it matter – Deb Caletti
It's important to connect deeply and personally to what’s on the page.
How I became “Great With Child” – Sonia Taitz
Writing, like parenting, is one of the most loving callings.
Good writing reflects clear thinking – Jill Orr
Inform, enlighten, advance the story.
My unconventional route to a publishing contract – Lauren Denton
Don’t discount an agent or publisher just because you don’t hear anything for a while.