What The Archers teaches us about dialogue

What The Archers teaches us about dialogue

For some peculiar reason, I am, like 5 million others, a follower of Radio 4’s The Archers. My daily 13-minute listen in to the “tales of everyday farming folk” keeps me gripped. Some of the characters I dislike, some I despair of, and others I think...
KISS – Keep it short and simple

KISS – Keep it short and simple

Keep It Short and Simple (or Keep It Simple, Stupid) I regularly write articles. Before they are published, I always revisit, and realise how poor my first attempt generally is. Writing simply does not make you a simpleton, it merely means you may be understood. So,...