“Craig, you are so impatient. ‘Real/proper’ writers develop structure carefully…You just write (and share) what’s in your head!”

March 20, 2019

“I can’t do much about all the suffering in the world, but…”

February 24, 2019

About Blogging

February 7, 2019

Mrudul Joshi

Hello, everyone.

From day now, I’m here for you to share something unique. Even i don’t know. But i assure you it will be funfull to you.

From emotions to health.

From tech to teach.

From baddas to kickass.

And hey I’m not much mature and requesting you to don’t be.

And the left one is not necessarial for us.

Cause only we are enough to find something interesting around us and in us.

So let’s get started.

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“Writers see (view) critics, as dogs like lamp-posts.”

February 6, 2019

Write on Writing

“Writers see (view) critics, as dogs like lamp-posts.”

as “inspired by/led from”

“Asking a working writer what he thinks about critics is like asking a lamp-post what it feels about dogs.”

[Time Magazine, October 31, 1977]”
― John Osborne

see https://www.goodreads.com/quotes/tag/critics


“It’s not the critic who counts. It’s not the man who points out how the strong man stumbled. Credit belongs to the man who really was in the arena, his face marred by dust, sweat, and blood, who strives valiantly, who errs to come short and short again, because there is no effort without error and shortcoming. It is the man who actually strives to do the deeds, who knows the great enthusiasm and knows the great devotion, who spends himself on a worthy cause, who at best, knows in the end the triumph of great achievement. And, who at worst, if he fails, at least…

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My other Creative Writing Course Blogs

January 14, 2019

Kobo Writing Life

January 4, 2019

“Do not worry, you have written before and you will write now.”

December 2, 2018

First Steps Creating Writing Course: My book has just been published

November 26, 2018

The “original” Online Creative Writing Course

November 22, 2018

Creative Writing Course: How to Write Creatively: Those who can, do; those who can't, teach. Those who can’t do either (or perhaps ANYTHING) , just write” (a lot)!

Just sorting out  some lessons from our original online creative writing course (“many many moons ago” from  1997)

Quite a job/”mission”!

Enjoy this short extract from Lesson Five (I think) WHAT ARE THE ‘SECRETS’ OF WRITING SUCCESS?

How’s this for an opening line for a novel?
“James walked into the hotel and it was as if he was struck by a bolt of lightning. He instantly
went into a state of shock, as the past ten years of his life flashed through his mind as in an
instant replay. It was too much to all take in in a second. His legs began to tremble, as if they
had turned into instant jelly. They could barely hold his slight frame, as he struggled with all
his might to hold his body upright. Out of his numbness he could see seated at the end of the
bar the face of the…

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Writing and the Creative Imagination

June 28, 2018

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