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Impossible? Write 5,000 Words a Day...

How to Write 5,000 Words a Day.

One of the blogs I follow is A Writer’s Path by Ryan Lantz. Ryan is an author and exceptional blogger who consistently writes great posts on the world of writing and publishing and takes time to showcase the writing of guest authors on his blog.

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Book Review: No Plot? No Problem! By Chris Baty

Rating: Four out of five stars

It is no mystery that I am obsessed with National Novel Writing Month (NaNoWriMo) and its summer counterpart, Camp NaNoWriMo. 431 more words

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Book Review: Ready, Set, Novel!

When I was facing my first NaNoWriMo, I wanted to go in with a game plan because I was fearful that without knowing the beginning, middle and end of my book, I would get lost and never finish. 215 more words

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The Making of an Author - Developments

In the past week since that unexpected inspiration to write a play I’ve learned it is a three act play.  Having never written a play before I’m completely clueless about how it is done and if what I’m experiencing is how it happens for everyone. 432 more words

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Need a Laugh?

In the midst of all that being edited yesterday I ended up needing a break and found a delightfully funny book.

Have any of you read, “No Plot, No Problem” by Chris Baty? 59 more words

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Why I am allergic to most 'how to' books on writing

I have an admission to make: ‘how to’ writing books make me feel a bit queasy.

You know the ‘classics’ you’re supposed to read? The ones that talk about grammar and style, and how to psychoanalyse your characters to within an inch of their lives? 746 more words

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