• Editing,  News,  Writing

    Launching: Story Doctoring

    Part-course, part-mentorship! Work one-on-one with Libby M Iriks and learn how you can improve your manuscript! CONGRATULATIONS! You’ve toiled away for months on end, years even, and have finally completed a manuscript. You’ve celebrated and basked in the euphoria that comes with achieving such a feat, and you’ve dreamed about seeing your story published. But although you’ve written “The End”, you know you are far from finished. You know you have to edit and revise your manuscript, but you’re not sure where to start. What do you cut? What do you keep? And just how are you going to improve your story? Revising a manuscript can be a daunting and…

  • News,  Writing

    Launching: Short Story Masterclass

    Work one-on-one with Libby M Iriks and learn how to pen a kick-arse short story! Have you ever sat down to write a short story, thinking it’s got to be easier than writing an entire novel, only to produce a lacklustre piece that fails to impact readers in the way you were hoping? Well, I hear you. We’ve all been there. But the reason your story may have failed to impress is that storytelling, and short story writing in particular, is an art form. It takes time to master. Short stories might contain less words than a novel, but that doesn’t mean it takes less skill to engage and satisfy the reader.…