NovelTeens is an online series of creative writing mini-masterclasses for teenage writers.
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In the second edition of NovelTeens, author Dave Rudden talks about how to create a compelling antagonist for your story. What is that makes a villain really stand out? And how do they create put pressure on your story’s heroes?Let's Go
In this episode, Deirdre Sullivan, author of the upcoming Savage Her Reply — a retelling of The Children of Lir — gives us the nuts and bolts of retelling tales, and explains how words can’t be fixed if they aren’t there.Let's Go
In Deirdre Sullivan’s second NovelTeens masterclass, she guides us through building a sustainable writing practice, divulging hints and tips that we can use to kickstart a daily routine. She highlights the importance of reading other writers, as well as setting small, achievable goals and sharing your work with your peers.Let's Go