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Take a Hike

When you crack a good book, it’s easy to forget that someone toiled long, lonely hours to produce what you now so effortlessly hold in your hand. 719 more words

Craft

Essential Software Series - #5

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July 28

Time worked:  1:10

Work done:  Revising “Adventures in Pithea.” Sixteen pages done, very little rewriting. There’s a conversation between Naolin and Missy that I wrote without thinking too much (not tonight), and I really like most of it, including the unhappy end. 25 more words

Daily Progress

Levels of Editing: When & Why

Writers, like it or not, you can’t multitask.

Like many who push a pen, I’ve had to find work to pay for the ink. Eons ago, I waited tables in a ridiculously short pink polyester dress. 1,075 more words

Tips For Writers

Vacation and Writing Work

It’s almost August: dog days and vacation close in!

The packing.

The organizing.

The lists.

The shopping.

The remembering.

The bills.

The job.

The dog sitter. 115 more words

Writing

Revision techniques - Method of Loci

I started looking for a good revision technique or memory aid that I could use with students who were struggling to recall the vast number of studies correctly for their Psychology A-level A2 exams. 750 more words

Cognitive Science

Fear of Starting vs Fear of Finishing

Not long ago, I encountered two writers at two separate functions on the same day.  At a morning function, one told me about a story that haunted her for 20 years. 771 more words

Thoughts On Writing.