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Making the most of your writing time

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I’m Ali Luke and I’m delighted to help you explore your love of writing.

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Recent Blog Posts

21 Ways to Grow as a Writer (Whatever Stage You’re At)

21 Ways to Grow as a Writer (Whatever Stage You’re At)

Do you ever feel like you’re not really progressing with your writing? Perhaps you’re at the start of your writing journey, but it’s hard going. You feel unconfident and unsure: you want to move forward, but you don’t know quite how. Perhaps you’ve been writing for years and years, and you’re in a bit of a rut. You feel bored, stagnant: you want to take…

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Seven Ways to Make More Progress With Your Writing (& How to Track It)

Seven Ways to Make More Progress With Your Writing (& How to Track It)

How’s your writing been going over the past few months? Some writers find that they have a burst of writing enthusiasm, getting lots done quickly, before their enthusiasm peters out. Others feel that they never really get into the writing groove, so they’re constantly struggling to gain momentum…

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About Ali

I’m an author (of both fiction and non-fiction) and a freelancer, and though you’ll find me writing for a lot of the biggest writing blogs out there, Aliventures is my homebase online where I share articles on the art, craft and business of writing.

I live in Leeds (UK) with my husband and two kids, and I have degrees in English (MA Cantab, from Cambridge University) and Creative & Life Writing (MA, from Goldsmiths College, University of London).

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