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23 Productivity Tricks and Tips for Writers

Productivity is just as important for creatives as it is for business moguls. But as creatives, we don’t have to follow the same old productivity advice. 1,714 more words

Thoughts On Writing

4: The Accidental Autodidact, or How to Raise a Nerd

“Are all of your family like you?” a student asked me.

“What do you mean?”

“Do they all like reading and writing like you do?” 3,694 more words


1: How a Navy Nomad Learned English

“English is my third language but it’s the only language I know.”

In reviewing grammar and syntax to my students, I would often say this, usually when I’m commiserating with them. 1,456 more words


Is This The Before?

I am a Mom who has had sick kids.  They have had fevers that we have kept under control with ibuprofen and then run normal temperatures.   254 more words


Wanted: Manuscript Comments!

Hi, my lovely readers,

Okay, here’s the deal. I just finished my first draft of the “my memoir about books I read as a kid” but now I need at least two people to look over what I wrote and comment on what needs tweaking. 1,696 more words


December 2014 Annapolis MWA Meeting With Kat Spitzer

Kat Spitzer will be speaking December 17 at the Annapolis Chapter Meeting of the Maryland Writer’s Association on the topic of “Making a Book Trailer on a Budget”. 257 more words

Non-fiction Writing