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I REALLY Need to Finish this Thing ...

By:  Keith M.

Every once in a while, I get an idea of how a scene should play out, and its so strong and tangible that I HAVE to go write it.   499 more words

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Death Is A Powerful Literary Tool

By: Melody J. 

Some writers (*cough* Moffat, Martin, etc *cough*…) have no qualms about killing characters left and right, sometimes even bringing them back just to have them die again. 567 more words

Writing A Novel

OK, fine - 45 days.

I have this notion of a 90 day writing cycle.  The first 30 are for planning and storyboarding.  The second 30 are for rough craft and the final 30 are for polish, final edit and proof.   316 more words

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Expectation Frustration

Every writing site you go to, including mine, will tell you it is important to have a vision of what you want from your writing and what you are willing to give to it. 483 more words

Literary Agents

L. Cooper Press

As Gen Mgr, I’m getting ready for the meeting Thursday about L. Cooper Press and what if offers. If you’re thinking of self-publishing your novel, and you’re in the Redlands, CA area, stop by IHOP off I-10 & Alabama around 8:30pm. 27 more words

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Writing is not necessarily something to be ashamed of ...

by SA Spencer

Writing is not necessarily something to be ashamed of, but do it in private and wash your hands afterwards. – Robert A. Heinlein… 259 more words

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Getting Ready for NaNoWriMo

This will be my third year doing National Novel Writing Month (a.k.a. NaNoWriMo), where I shall attempt to write a 50,000-word novel in the month of November! 204 more words