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Writer David Lough gives invaluable writing tips


So you want to be a writer? David Lough visits the library





Write as if you’re telling the story to a friend, keep them in mind

Be prepared to re-write and re-write until you get the tone you want

If you know how to tell a story well, consider writing non-fiction. Research your topic extensively and then relate it in an engaging way

David had a career as a banker first and came to a writing career late in life. It’s never too late to become a writer

Writing a book is like running a marathon, a lot of work, lonely, time consuming but with an amazing sense of achievement when you reach the finishing line