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Review: "Method Writing" by K.W. Taylor

Disclaimer: This author and I share a publisher, and I consider her a good friend. However, I purchased this short story for full price.

“Method Writing” is one of those short stories that covers characters and events that deserve to be a novel. 174 more words

Method Writing

The latest news features some writer, who wrote stories about murder, now himself accused of a gruesome torture and murder. I won’t bring any more attention to this story, but it did remind me of a stupid new trend in writing that I read about, called “method writing.” 680 more words

On Method Writing

A number of weeks ago, I came across an article from BBC reporter Steven McIntosh titled Could ‘Method Writing’ be the Future for Novelists? The article, like many articles about writing, made me reflect on my own practice and I realized that I am, in a sense, a method writer. 879 more words


In Praise of Jack Grapes

Photo by Lisa Thayer

Today I would like to thank my Method Writing instructor and all-around good guy, Jack Grapes. Jack Grapes has helped thousands of writers find their voice using his brilliant Method Writing techniques. 377 more words


Method Writing

My wife sent me a link a couple of weeks ago from the Independent to an article by the columnist Thomas W Hodgkinson. It discussed (half-seriously, half-humorously) the introduction of a new movement in writing: the Method Writers. 654 more words


Gone Writing - Day 24

So… method writing.

A friend forwarded me a link to the BBC article: “Could ‘method writing’ be the future for novelists?” The article reports of the author Hodgkinson who launched his Method Writers project, for which he invites other authors to try techniques similar to method acting to find out if that works for their writing too. 476 more words


Gone Writing - Day 23

Poolside writing. Does that work? I thought not.

I was wrong.

It works. Just like writing in a café back in San Francisco worked.

I didn’t know. 328 more words