Writing Tips (from Edgar Allan Poe)

Edgar Allan Poe (1809 – 1849) was an American writer, editor and literary critic. He is known for his poetry and short stories, particularly his tales of mystery and the macabre. He is widely regarded as a central figure of Romanticism in American Literature and he was one of the country’s earliest practitioners of the short story.
In “The Philosophy of Composition” Poe explains the elements that make up a good literary work, through his most famous poem “The Raven”. So, for anyone who admire his writing style and wants to learn more about the writing rules of the universal Master of short stories, here are some of his most famous advice for aspiring authors.. Continue reading Writing Tips (from Edgar Allan Poe)

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Writing Tips (from George R. R. Martin)

George Raymond Richard Martin (born in 1948 in New Jersey), often referred to as George R. R. Martin, is an American novelist and short-story writer in the fantasy, horror, and science fiction genres, screenwriter, and television producer. He is best known for his series of epic fantasy novels “A Song of Ice and Fire”, which was later adapted into the HBO series “Game of Thrones”. So, for anyone who admire his writing style and want to learn more about his writing rules, here are 10 of his most famous advice for aspiring authors.. Continue reading Writing Tips (from George R. R. Martin)