A short document that provides an editor/agent with an overview of your narrative, from beginning to end. The synopsis comes with a reputation for being difficult to produce, with writers left frustrated by the task of distilling their manuscript into just a single side of A4. We hope this collection of articles offer help and guidance you find useful. 

5 min read
21st June 2021
22nd June 2021

Over the years I’ve struggled with this question, finding it impossible to judge my own work. Adept at knowing when someone else’s manuscript hits...

10 min read
27th December 2020
24th January 2022
William Ryan provides tips on how to write a good synopsis (with a little help from Jane Austen's Pride and Prejudice). For lots more free advice on...