Learn the common mistakes writers make and how to avoid them in your work, such as too many words that are abstract, passive verbs, boring metaphors. Write stories that vividly attract the reader to the story.
Marian Garvey, BA (Hons.) Drama (Dartington College of Arts); MA Creative Writing - Distinction (University of Sussex). Marian Garvey has won First Prize in The Asham Award 2007 and was shortlisted for several others. Her work has been published in several magazines including The Sunday Times and The London Magazine, and broadcast on BBC Radio . Her most recent radio commission was A Rye Boy.