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Pop! goes the weasel quiz

Editors are a funny lot. We work in the background of the publishing business, honing others’ words so that they shine, without any expectation that our names will appear in lights when the manuscript becomes a book and its author becomes a star of bookshop signings and TV chat shows. 451 more words


What is Considered "Good Writing"? #writing #amwriting #writerproblems #writertips

I have to say that in my opinion, I don’t really think there is an answer to such a question. What is considered good writing? Is it the number of 5 star reviews you have? 632 more words

Adventures In Writing A Novel

15 lessons from my creative writing class

1. The moment you have readers, your writing will improve.
2. Read your work out loud.
3. Do not over modify.
4. In poetry, lines are a unit of action i.e. 128 more words


Be concise--cut these 6 words and phrases

So you aren’t writing the great American novel. But you might send your donors a fundraising letter, send an inter-office email or write a blog post for your audience. 243 more words

The Right Word

Quips & Quotations 13

A new year means a new Thursday theme. 2015 will be about quotes and quips that I particularly enjoy or thoroughly relate to. I hope you will too.


Creative Writing: eyes are the window to the soul.

If they are painted, keep them shut.

Eyes are said to be the most expressive part of the human face, and of course I get why they tend to be described as more important than other human features. 666 more words


Good Writing is GOOD for Business

After updating my FEE $TRUCTURE page this morning, I found these two articles I hope you will – as a flourishing small business or enterprising entrepreneur – find useful! 91 more words