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Books for Writers: Writing Down the Bones

Whenever I face a writing roadblock, I turn to my bookshelf for help. Most recently, in an attempt to overcome my self-doubt, I went to my bookshelf and pulled down Natalie Goldberg’s Writing Down the Bones: Freeing the Writer Within. 411 more words

Broaden Your Reading Horizons

Are all the books in your To Be Read pile in the same genre or on the same topic? I encourage you to read across a wide range. 875 more words

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Time to Get Serious About Your Writing Career

Back in the 1980s I wanted to be a writer and I didn’t know any writers or have access to any writers, so I turned to how-to books to learn how it was done. 918 more words

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Books I Read in 2015

As the year is winding down, I am packing away 2015 and remembering events of this past year.  In planning the days on the next calendar page, I like to look back at what we’ve already done. 679 more words


Bossypants, by Tina Fey

Welcome to another edition of the Paper Beats World book club.  Here I talk about books I love that I think you’ll love too.  Some of them are indie books I was really impressed by.   818 more words

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Books to make you a better writer (Link)

If you are looking for a book to help you become a better writer then here is a great set of suggestions for you. There are a couple I am off to buy.  19 more words


COVER REVEAL: What Can Writers Learn From the Best Short Stories of 2012?

People have been asking for this volume for a while…and it’s about to drop.  Finally, the cover can be revealed:

To paraphrase Barenaked Ladies, I’m all about value, so the eBook offers plenty. 61 more words

Kenneth Nichols