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Critiques - What do you get from them?

By P.A.Thompson

I have been thinking about this, critique returns, the last couple of days. Of course, it was in response to a conversation in the chat room. 658 more words

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Writers, do you write what you know?

I’ve been thinking a lot about this over the past 24 hours.

Write what you know.

I’ve never really written what I know. I generally like to pen something as far removed from my life as possible. 84 more words

Creative Writing: Characterization

Creating Great Characters

In both nonfiction and fiction, character is the essence of the story. If your readers don’t like your heroes and heroines, they will not continue to read about them. 627 more words

I Don't Care to Share ... Not Yet, Anyway

By:  Keith M.

Everyone needs some feedback on their work.  I get that.  I believe that.

And one day, I will need feedback, too.   But not yet. 433 more words

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C'mon tell me how it feels to have written a book!

To all those authors out there – please tell me what it feels like to have written a book?

I am slogging away with my first book, its at that 30k word stage, still got a way to go and I need some motivation. 96 more words


Summer Challenge: week seven

This summer, I have challenged myself to a rigorous writing schedule. To help stay accountable, I will be publishing my daily numbers here.

DAY 1, Week 7 (Monday July 21st) 210 more words


Writing and Marketing: The Challenge

By: Melody J.

When you’re just in the process of writing a novel, everything seems simple. One big mistake I made, though, was not doing enough marketing  253 more words

Writing A Novel