The Kritikme Compendium

Apr 14, 2018

Writing Tips.

The complete collection of writing advice from the orange octopus. Click on any of these lessons, tips and advice. Opt in to our mail to get the Sunday blog of free advice for writers to your inbox once a week.


 Advice For Authors From Authors.

Advice for writers from James Baldwin

Advice for writers from Annie Proulx

The writing life with Annie Proulx

Advice for writers from JM Coetzee

How to write like Ali Smith

Advice for writers from Hemingway

Advice for writers from John McGahern

Advice for writers from John Steinbeck

Authors who wrote novels in less than 90 days

From Scott Fitzgerald to Sally Rooney

Long Live Everyman - Philip Roth

Sally Rooney - Why You Should Read Rooney

Writing Gatsby

Writers' Own Stories

Our Kritikme Writers Success Stories:


Practice the good habits of a working writer by taking The Ninety Day Novel ® Course. It takes 90 days to form a new habit, and you can write a novel in 90 days too with our one hour a day method. When you're serious and ready to make a commitment, hit the course.

Come up with a killer bestseller idea and plan and plot it to perfection with The Classic Course.

Get the support you need to see you through to successful submission to agents and publishers with the warm and supportive online writers group open 24/7 at The Kritikme Lodge. Join us as a member now at just £14.99 a month.

Find the time and space for your writing with an all-inclusive, luxury writer's retreat at a Manor House in rural Dorset on one of our Kritikme Residential Courses.

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