Didactic or Didacticism in Creative Writing Explained with Examples, and How to Avoid it

So you’ve been told that your play, poetry, novel, or screenplay has moments that are didactic, and you want to get rid of this! This article will explain what this phrase means, and give you some literary techniques to overcome it.  What Does Didactic Mean?  Generally it has a pejorative Read more…

What they Teach in Creative Writing Courses

Letter Review believes that creative writing courses are absolutely worthwhile. It’s best to go into them understanding the types of things you will learn, and how a creative writing qualification can be turned into career opportunities! Authors, playwrights, and screenwriters can all benefit!  Workshops Lots of creative writing courses are Read more…