NGW Podcast: The Power of a Twist

In this episode, Dave and Simon talk about the power of twists. Reader expectations are tricky. Go too far and you leave readers unsatisfied, if you don’t go far enough the same thing happens. Find out our thoughts on the podcast.

The Nitty Gritty Writing Podcast: Putting a New Spin on an Old Idea

In this episode, Dave and Simon talk about putting a new spin on an overused idea. Zombies, vampires, superheroes, and a lot more besides have been done to death. Is there any way to write a story in those genres anymore without being boring and unoriginal? Check out the video or audio for our tips!

The Nitty Gritty Podcast: Coming up with great ideas

This week, Dave and I talk about how we come up with ideas for stories and twists. Idea generation is a difficult subject, as they tend to spring to mind from whereabouts unknown. As Dave mentions in the podcast, trying to force them to happen rarely works. Check out the audio or video for our…