Get to know me via The Koyal Writers Website

Ooh I’m feeling quite shy now..It’s time for my own intro blog post which is in video format. If you’ve ever felt like you’d like to get to know me a bit better, watch this: https://thekoyalwriters.com/2022/01/25/meet-1-7th-of-the-koyal-writers-sidra-ansari/ #video #writing #writingcommunity #videoclip #inspiration

Check out our new @thekoyalwriters blog post!

Yay @TheKoyalWriters have a new blog post up! The second one ever and rumour has it that we’ll get to know @SarahMJasat a little better through it. Yipppeee! Why not head to the blog post right now and check it out?

Shout About Your Wins!

Hello everyone! Here I am (a day late!!) to remind myself and everyone to celebrate our achievements. So, what have you got done this week? Whether it’s building up an email list of readers, publishing a blog post or reading/baking to fill up your creative wells. I’d love to know! #shoutaboutyourwins This week our amazingContinue reading “Shout About Your Wins!”

New books on writing. Storm thinks they smell goooood!

Got a couple of fabulous new books on writing. I think Storm approves 😆🎉… #howtowrite #howtowriteabook #howtowritebooks #howtowriteliketolstoy #swallowedbyawhale #howtosurvivethewritinglife ⁣.⁣.⁣.⁣.⁣.⁣ bibliophile #book #bookaddict #bookaholic #bookblogger #bookcommunity #bookish #booklove #booklover #booknerd #bookphotography #bookreview #books #booksbooksbooks #bookshelf #booksofinstagram #bookstagram #bookstagramer #bookstagramespaña #bookstagramgermany #bookstagrammer #bookstagrammers #bookstagrampl #bookworm

Story Book Ideas in the Rain

There’s nothing like a walk in rainy Wales to get your mind working on story ideas… How about a picture book on the three (moo!) stooges?! See pics below to work out where I might get some inspiration on the mischief and mayhem these three might get up to…!☺️ ⁣.⁣.⁣.⁣.⁣.⁣ #goexplore #igtravel #ilovetravel #instago #instatravellingContinue reading “Story Book Ideas in the Rain”

Have You Got What it Takes?

It’s funny how things seem really clear all at once. Have I got what it takes to become a children’s picture book and middle grade author? Well, I guess a great start is that the answers to these questions is a resounding YES! See the pics below to see what’s given me a super boostContinue reading “Have You Got What it Takes?”

A Blank Page

Hey there, It must be a record- 3 posts in a week- I can’t remember the last time I did that! I’ve been asked to write for National Poetry Day by my fellow writer friend, the lovely Nazira Vania. The idea is to put this up on a Twitter thread along with other members ofContinue reading “A Blank Page”

Using Your Strengths to Write

We, who are your closest friends, feel the time has come to tell you that every Thursday we have been meeting, as a group, to devise ways to keep you in perpetual uncertainty frustration discontent and torture by neither loving you as much as you want nor cutting you adrift. Your analyst is in onContinue reading “Using Your Strengths to Write”

Bring Them Flowers

To the Writer’s Friend: If you know someone who is writing a novel take them out for lunch. If they’ve finished one- even if it never gets published- it’s a great feat and a huge sustained effort. Bring them flowers.My students laugh. I say I’m not kidding.” Natalie Goldberg Here is a reminder to appreciateContinue reading “Bring Them Flowers”