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You know all those lists of the Top 10 Writing Mistakes That Make You Look Like an Idiot? Those lists always include the common error of using… 50 more words


Editing Tip #49


First Impressions, Pt.4 ~

Your first chapter has to be your “Wow” chapter. It’s the one that pulls readers, agents, and small publishers into your story. 441 more words


Monthly Publishing Challenge - September

Publishing is a lot like writing — to get good at it you have to practice, a lot!

Rather than waiting until your masterpiece is polished you should be publishing smaller works that you’re not so invested in. 203 more words


The Writing Week

September 1st – September 7th

It’s a new month and I can hardly believe we are in the ninth month of the year. Three months away from my new writing assistant arriving and only a month away from the official release of ‘Model For Murder’. 465 more words


Monthly/Weekly Goals: Focus

Aim at the sun, and you may not reach it; but your arrow will fly far higher than if aimed at an object on a level with yourself.

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Writer's Resource: Brandon Sanderson Lectures

Write About Dragons

Brandon Sanderson, a SF/F writer most known for his Mistborn series and finishing the late Robert Jordan’s Wheel of Time Series, is also a teacher at BYU. 100 more words

Writing Resource

Creating an Effective Study Schedule

No matter if you are at high school, college or university, an effective study schedule can help you keep track of your study progress. If you are striving to balance your studies and job obligations, or find it difficult to meet your assignment deadlines, a study scheduler can help you devise and manage your time. 273 more words