AS A WRITER, HOW CONCISE ARE YOU? Do you know the longer your name, the longer your chances of beholding FAME and FORTUNE? This brief piece is not intended to insult, diss and abuse anyone. Writers don’t really be weighed down by LONG names. The shorter and more concise the name, the better. According to … Continue reading As A Writer, How Concise Are You?
2016 NEWLY APPOINTED AND UPDATED STATES AND NATIONAL EXECUTIVE MEMBERS OF THE SOCIETY OF YOUNG NIGERIAN WRITERS PRESS RELEASE: We apologize for the late publication of this updated state and national executive list for 2016 LITERARY YEAR. We appreciate all the past executive members for a successful 2015 literary year; we wouldn’t have been successful … Continue reading 2016 National Executive Members Of The Society Of Young Nigerian Writers
2016 YOUNG NIGERIAN WRITERS AWARD Call for Submission/Nomination Nominations may be submitted in one of four categories: CATEGORIES OF AWARDS POETRY AWARD Ify Omalicha Agwu Award for Teen poets (Between the ages of 7 and 15) Sesan Ajayi Award for Young Poets (Between the ages of 18 and 35) DRAMA AWARD Dapo Adelugba Award for … Continue reading Call For Entries – 2016 Young Nigerian Writers Award
2016 NIGERIA CHRISTIAN WRITERS/LITERATURE AWARD THIRD EDITION CALL FOR SUBMISSIONS/Nominations Nominations may be submitted in one of 15 categories: AWARD CATEGORIES Femi Emmanuel Christian Writers Award (on Christian Inspirational/Motivational Books) A. Adeboye Christian Writers Award (on Church Planting Books Category) Ayo Babalola Christian Writers Award (on Prayer Books Category) F. Kumuyi Christian Writers Award (on … Continue reading Call For Entries – 2016 Nigeria Christian Writers/literature Award – Third Edition
CALL FOR ENTRIES OYO STATE @ 40 POETRY AND ART ANTHOLOGY Society of Young Nigerian Writers In collaboration with Ibadan Book Club and Oyo State Interparty Youth Forum (Oyo State @ 40 Poetry and Art Anthology) Rules for Submission Only poems and art works are allowed Entrants are to submit Minimum of 4 poems … Continue reading Call For Entries – Oyo State @ 40 Poetry And Art Anthology
IBADAN SCHOOL OF PHOTOGRAPHY In Conjunction with NATIONAL ASSOCIATION OF PROFESSIONAL PHOTOGRAPHER AND PHOTOGRAPHIC ARTISTS Presents IBADAN PHOTOGRAPHY WORKSHOP (WEBINAR SERIES) THEME: AESTHETICS AND TECHNIQUES OF PHOTOGRAPHY Date : Nov 28,, 2015 Time : 12:00PM – 4PM The Blog Address to the Webinar will be sent to the registered participants around 8AM on the day … Continue reading Ibadan Photography Workshop (webinar Series)
SOCIETY OF YOUNG NIGERIAN WRITERS, NIGERIAN WOMEN WRITERS MOVEMENT In collaboration with MUJERES POETAS INTERNACIONAL (MPI) INC. (The Women Poets International Movement) Call for entries WOMEN ARE RESPONSIBLE (WAR) Vol. II (A Collection of poems and artworks on women development and violence against women) Woman Scream is a worldwide chain of events celebrated … Continue reading Call for entries – WOMEN ARE RESPONSIBLE (WAR) -Vol. II
Yes, you read that right- YOU DON’T DESERVE TO BE A SUCCESSFUL WRITER!!! Hold on, hold on, don’t fight me just yet. You are in a boxing ring right now and your opponent is you! I am just the ref!! Let it echo over and over again in your consciousness. You reading this piece, you … Continue reading You, Yes You! You Don’t Deserve To Be A Successful Writer!!
“Oh my God! you are such a great writer. What is your secret?” If you are a lover of words strung into beautiful sentences and, ultimately, compelling stories, you must have made that statement and asked that question before. We all love secrets, they give us a sense of mystery, importance and deification. I always … Continue reading The Secret To Being A Great Writer
LAGOS WRITERS FORUM, IN COLLABORATION WITH EKO BOOK CLUB AND THE NATIONAL LIBRARY OF NIGERIA, LAGOS STATE BRANCH Presents ALBERT ADEREMI ADEDOYIN CREATIVE WRITING WORKSHOP (In celebration of the first year remembrance anniversary of the late Prof. Albert Aderemi Adedoyin who slept in the Lord on the 18 of August 2015 at the age of … Continue reading Albert Aderemi Adedoyin Creative Writing Workshop
COMPUTER GUILD OF NIGERIA In collaboration with NATIONAL ASSOCIATION OF NIGERIA COMPUTER OPERATORS, WEB DESIGNERS, PROGRAMMERS AND HARDWARE TECHNICIANS Presents IBADAN BLOGGERS WORKSHOP For: committed bloggers, web designers, computer operators, computer lovers, publishers, writers, computer scientists, Computer Analysts etc. THEME: IMPORTANCE OF BLOGGING TO NATIONAL DEVELOPMENT Fundamentals of Blogging Blog Designs and Aesthetics Blogging … Continue reading Ibadan Bloggers Workshop
COMPUTER GUILD OF NIGERIA In collaboration with NATIONAL ASSOCIATION OF NIGERIA COMPUTER OPERATORS, WEB DESIGNERS, PROGRAMMERS AND HARDWARE TECHNICIANS Presents IBADAN BLOGGERS WORKSHOP For: committed bloggers, web designers, computer operators, computer lovers, publishers, writers, computer scientists, Computer Analysts etc. THEME: IMPORTANCE OF BLOGGING TO NATIONAL DEVELOPMENT Fundamentals of Blogging Blog Designs and Aesthetics Blogging Techniques … Continue reading Ibadan Bloggers Workshop
Physical Appearance. The Audience want to imagine what the person look like. They do not want to just deal with an abstract protagonist. They want someone they can identify with and that is why this book will be giving you help on how to create the character that soothes your imagination. Height Weight Body Type … Continue reading Describing Physical Appearance of your characters.
Hi everyone, It is unfortunate that I have to announce the discontinuation of my posts on naijastories, due to discovering, much to my displeasure, my first chapter “War” being posted on another site by another Nigerian named Raj, as his own work. See link below. http://gist212.com/2015/07/story-curse-of-the-seventh-sword-the-war-of-two-realms-chapter-one-war/#comment-4713 It is possible that this Raj, is a frequent … Continue reading Plagiarism
LITE Character Chart A character chart is the writing tool that helps writers know their ways around the characters of their story. This character chart is very useful, especially, for protagonist. Usefulness of Character chart Connection: It helps writer get connected to their protagonists, antagonists and all character of their story. J.K Rowling knew so … Continue reading Why You Need A Character Chart