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And THIS Got PUBLISHED??

The fortunate by-product of studying all one can about the craft of writing, is one begins to improve.

The unfortunate by-product is that now I can no longer enjoy my reading of others’ works as well as I once did. 467 more words

Writing

Tools of the Writing Trade

Just a big FYI, heads up I’ve added a new page to Tools and Inklings. It will help you with:

This page now stores several writers charts and lists with links to the original sites from which they are drawn. 63 more words

Thoughts On Writing.

"I Write Like..." Which Author?

A writer friend shared with me a link to “I Write Like.” You paste a section of your own writing into the text box and then it analyzes the writing to see which author’s works it most resembles. 168 more words

Writing

A Gowpen of English

Gowpen – A double handful

Here’s a dare for all you Writers. Use some of these in your manuscripts and turn your publishers inside out ;) The awful truth is if we do, they’ll ditch us. 683 more words

Christina Janz

Words--Their Weft & Warp 24

Words. Unusual words. Forgotten words. Foreign words. And some whose authenticity one may question, but are fun anyway. In other words, not your average grade 4 spelling list. 37 more words

Christina M Janz

pURPLE, pLUM, & aUBERGINE

In other words…Colours. Here’s something to help with colours in writing.

I recently read the first chapters of someone else’s work, by the end of which he’d repeatedly used the word ‘brown’ to describe the horses, the whatchamacallits, the whozits and the thingamagigs. 425 more words

Christina M Janz

Words--Their Weft & Warp 23

Words. Unusual words. Forgotten words. Foreign words. And some whose authenticity one may question, but are fun anyway. In other words, not your average grade 4 spelling list. 23 more words

Christina M Janz