Stylised Talk: Writing Great Dialogue [With Examples]

Stylised Talk: Writing Great Dialogue [With Examples]

Image from Flickr by procsilas This post was first published in August 2015, and updated in February 2019. If you’re a fiction writer, unless you’re writing a very short story or something decidedly experimental, you’re going to have to write dialogue. For some...
Academic Writing: Should You Ever Write for an Essay Mill?

Academic Writing: Should You Ever Write for an Essay Mill?

If you’ve been freelancing for any length of time, you’ve probably come across sites that sell essays to university students. These are “essay mills”. Briefly, in about 2008, I ran a blog about student life, and I was constantly approached by this type of...