Write Your Damn
by B.J. Daniels
Reviewed by Cheryl Wright
I own, and have read dozens of books on writing
over the years.
B.J. Daniels is my most favourite writer of all
time, and I buy her books without even reading the blurb. I see her name and buy. That's what enticed me to buy
It's been an absolute godsend to me - and that's
I'd been struggling to write for close to a year
(due to illness, stress, family issues etc), and no matter what I did, I was unable to write much at
Until I bought this book.
I downloaded it to my Kindle, and began to read,
only to discover I had to write my way through. So I did. I worked my way though the book,
choosing to mostly write scenes for my current WIP. (You can do that, start a new book, or just write random
In each sitting, I'd written close to 1,000
words. More than I'd written for the past twelve months!
But not only that, B.J. teaches various
techniques for writing. Some of them techniques I'd never heard of, but will definitely be using them again
I have to admit, most of what I wrote during the
course of working my way through Write Your Damn Book was some of my best writing ever!
I'm still working through it, and still loving
all the wonderful titbits I'm gathering along the way.
I feel that I should point out this book is suitable for any fiction writer, not just
writers of romance fiction.
If you've ever wanted to write, or if you're a
writer and in a slump like I was, or if you're a writer who just wants to improve, buy this
Don't think about it, don't hesitate - just do
I promise, you won't be sorry.
About the author: Cheryl Wright is an
award-winning Australian author and freelance writer. In addition to an array of other projects, she is the
owner of the Writer2Writer.com website and the Writer to Writer monthly ezine for writers. Her publications
include novels, non-fiction books, short stories, and articles. To keep up to date with her publications and new
releases, visit Cheryl’s website www.cheryl-wright.com