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The Not-Helpful Scribe

When I started this blog, I thought it would be a place where I would tell you about my writing. Not just about what I’ve written but also how to write in general. 933 more words


How I Write: Tim Johnson - Professor of English

Our “How I Write” series asks writers from the University of Louisville community and beyond to respond to five questions that provide insight into their writing processes and offer advice to other writers.  887 more words

1,000 Words

My first book took me over 2 1/2 years to write. It was the project that never ended. The soul-sucker, taunter, nemesis, and carrot-dangler of my existence. 443 more words

How I Write

4 Questions + 4 Answers = My What, How and Why.

My friend Jen from Jen’s Pen Den asked me if I would like to take part in a Writer’s Blog Hop. Here is her blog post, … 626 more words

Darla G. Denton

So, What's Your Book About?

So, what’s your book about?

The dreaded question. You know, the one that makes you feel inadequate. The one that makes you question the righteousness of honesty (why did I admit that I’m a writer?) and value all things deceitful and secret–like that cake you ate and then blamed on the dog. 530 more words

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How I Write, or Confessions of a Non-English Major

I don’t know the technical terms for many basic writing tools, guys. After much practice I usually know how to use them; I just don’t know what they’re… 1,363 more words


Editing tools part three - using the essence

Okay, if you’ve followed this series of blogs so far, then this is where I’m going to try and use what I’ve distilled from the work I’ve done on the opening chapter. 841 more words

How To Write