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#TUESDAY TIPS

We are looking for buried treasure for today’s #Tuesday Tips as we celebrate the birthday of the great Robert Louis Stevenson, author of Treasure Island and the Strange Case of Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde which is today.   Stevenson was a man who battled illness with tuberculosis whilst keeping a desire to write. An…

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#MONDAYMOTIVATION

Do you think of yourself as a poet, a scriptwriter, a short story writer, or a novelist? Today’s #MondayMotivation looks at ways you can challenge yourself by switching your writing in to a new genre. This isn’t as difficult as you might think; often it allows us push ourselves creatively as writers. So, if you’ve…

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Remembrance Day 2018

  Today is Remembrance Day and The Student Wordsmith would like to take the opportunity to commemorate all those who were involved in two World Wars and later conflicts. This year Remembrance Sunday falls on the 100th anniversary of the end of the First World War and to mark this we thought we would share…

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#FridayFeature Event Review: MCM Comic Con

  This week’s #FridayFeature is another Event Review! When our team member and writer Kathryn went to Comic Con last month, she was so surprised to find so much literature and creative writing content and she couldn’t wait to do an Event Review on it!    When you think ‘Comic Con’, you don’t generally think…

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#WEDNESDAYWORDS

Here at TSW HQ, the smell of fireworks has still lingered and today’s #WednesdayWords continues with this week’s theme of Bonfire night. So, don’t let the light of your writing fire go out just yet, you can keep the sparklers hot with this week’s writing prompt which so happens to be theme for PBR7 !!!…

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