List of Scottish Mythical Creatures: 55 Legendary Monsters and Folklore Tales

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Welcome to the definitive list of Scottish Mythical Monsters, the most intriguing legendary myths and folklore stories revealing Scotland’s mysterious past.

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How to Write Children’s Books in 15 Easy Steps (with examples)

Writing and publishing your own children’s book is much easier (and cheaper) than it used to be. This article will show authors how to write, edit and publish their children’s book.

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50 Scottish Urban Legends, Myths and Folklore Tales

Welcome brave reader to the definitive list of Scottish Urban Legends, the most intriguing legendary myths and folklore stories revealing Scotland’s mysterious past.

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Average Length of Fiction Writing: 6 Forms with Typical word counts

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How many words are in a short story? What is the ideal length for a fiction novel? How long should my book be? Find the answer to these writing questions here.

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Writing Fiction in a Dystopian Reality: How 2020 has Lost the Plot

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In our somewhat dystopian society of 2020, everything you thought you knew about writing speculative fiction has been turned on its head.

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Mysteries and Misadventures: Tales from the Highlands

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You’ll never guess what happened to me this morning, before I even had my coffee…

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Scottish Dialect: An Author’s Guide to Highland Dialogue

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The beautiful lilt of a Scottish accent. It’s a wonderful thing to hear, but as I have discovered, an absolute headache to spell Scots dialect words so they sound just right to the ear.

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Creative Writing Inspiration and Ideas: 10 Beach Writing Prompts

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Creative writing inspiration often comes to us in waves of inspirational writing ideas. Sometimes quite literally, when we head to the sands for some beach story ideas.

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Top 10 Tips for Writers: Author Advice

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My Top 10 Tips for Writers provides quick advice for authors on how to improve their writing.

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5 Places in Paris for Writing Inspiration

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Paris is a fantastic source of inspiration for writers. Book yourself into a Paris writing retreat and prepare to be inspired!

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