Writing Tips

How to Write a Mystery Story

Writing a mystery story is huge fun! I loved writing my Connie Carew Mysteries¬† and below are some tips if the idea appeals to you, too. Mystery stories need very careful advance planning. Who is your ‘detective’, your main character,…

Is Your Middle a Muddle?

We all know that stories should have a beginning, a middle and an end. We write the beginning bursting with enthusiasm, we know roughly how we want the story to end, but now our writing energy has gradually seeped away….