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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
This is a familiar situation for a lot of writers. You want to write – but you don’t have an idea to actually write about. Whether you’re working on blog posts, novels, short stories, or something else entirely, you need ideas. And it can sometimes feel that ideas are in very short supply. You might well be able…read more
Where do you get typically get stuck when you’re writing a blog post? For a lot of bloggers, the first few lines of the post – and the last few – are really tough. You might have a perfectly good plan for what’s going to come later … but you just don’t know how to begin…read more
A few weeks ago, in the Aliventures newsletter, I wrote about how frustrating it can be when the project you’re working on takes a lot longer than you’d hoped. If you missed it, you can read that newsletter online here. (If you’d like to get the newsletter to your...read more
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).