Story making goes back to prehistoric times when people gathered around the campfire to tell tales of the hunt and mythic folklore. The truth is some things don’t change: everyone has a story to tell. Here are some tried and tested ways to stop writer procrastination.
Chis Mooney-Singh writes across genres – fiction, non-fiction, poetry, plays and for the screen. He is the Artistic Director of The Writers Centre.org, a subsidiary of Word Forward Limited.
Chris Mooney-Singh gained a PhD in Creative Writing and has personally mentored thousands of students – from children to adults. Australian by birth he lives in Singapore. Three of his writing mentees have won the coveted Singapore National Young Writer of the Year Award as well as the UK Troubadour Poetry Prize. He is also an independent book, founder of poetry slam in Singapore and Malaysia and a publisher for a new generation of poets in the region.
When not teaching, Dr Mooney-Singh has published several books of poetry, short fiction in international anthologies, and plays produced for children and adults. He also writes screen plays and makes short films and video tutorials to learn different genres of creative writing.