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Murdering Darlings: Revisions

When we writers struggle with edits, inevitably someone will mention the phrase often (but questionably) attributed to William Faulkner, or Stephen King, or Colette, or F. 438 more words


The "Airport Test"


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I hope this day has treated you well thus far, and I send out good energies to all who read this! 210 more words

Conquering the Blank Page

The blank page.

The white, clean openness that must be filled before one can say they have written anything, whether it’s a book, a research paper, or a blog post.   726 more words

Opening Lines

NEW FLASH: Amy Buffalo is the winner of the Biscuits and Slashed Browns ARC from yesterday. Check your email, Amy!

Write an opening line for the following photograph: 139 more words

Opening Lines

One-Line Wednesday! CHAPTER FOURTEEN

I tend to write short sentences. When the action heats up, my sentences get even shorter. Fragmented. It is a device authors use to control pacing. 305 more words

One Line Wednesdays - Beached

The Perfect Opening Line

Original post date: 10/24/17

You’re always told not to judge a book by its cover. But how many times have you judged one by its opening line? 1,174 more words


Right, then.

So I’ve finally decided to seek out a blog to report all the goings on in selling new (get ready for your next real life blockbuster, Hollywood!). 203 more words

A Short Hello