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500 Club (4.24.14)

Hello Thursday!

Taking a break from this week’s Round Robin story to help spark some stories of your own.

Here’s how:

  1. Write 500 words based on one of the two prompts below.
  2. 100 more words

Readability? Anybody?

I don’t know if anyone else uses this nifty little app, but I have been on-and-off for the past, like, year. It’s Readability.

Readability Today …
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Scrivener - My favorite writing tool

I stumbled upon Scrivener last spring while searching for a writing program to help me streamline my process.

Until then, I solely relied on MSWord and had two approaches to my keeping my stories organized. 132 more words

Writing Groups Are Amazing!

I recently started a writing group with two other people from my structure of writing class. It was the best decision I ever made! Why? Because writing can be very isolating and we end up alone in our heads, in our story, in our lives. 468 more words

Writing Groups

Why Writers Should Rethink Pinterest

In this digital age, a strong online presence is a must-have for most authors and (probably*) all aspiring writers. Facebook and Twitter are the immediate go-tos, but Pinterest is another social media platform every writer should consider. 731 more words

For Writers

When Writing isn't Easy - Found Poems and Collaborative Poems

Because I do Poetry Therapy and because I teach writing to a variety of age groups, I know how real and scary this WRITING BEAST can be.  281 more words

Finding Focus

Being responsible for setting your own schedule can be pretty tough sometimes. I’m the type of person who’s good at convincing myself that I can finish up something “later.” I can do that tonight. 467 more words