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Personal branding for a writer

You’d think I would have this figured out already. I’ve been blogging and writing stories for years, but for some reason I cannot explain, I had not dedicated myself to understanding what a writer’s personal brand is and how it can affect my work. 448 more words

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Sent to the Wrong Printer

Writing Prompt: You’re at work and you print something personal (and sensitive). Unfortunately, you’ve sent it to the wrong printer and, by the time you realize it, somebody else has already scooped it up. 1,636 more words

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Mystery Cookie

Writing Prompt: One Day you come into work and find a cookie mysteriously placed on your desk. Grateful to whoever left this anonymous cookie, you eat it. 670 more words

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Breaking Up With Writer's Block

Preface–I began Prompt Me! to try to instill inspiration and discipline into my writing day.  To help me get “inspired” I have downloaded Writer’s Digest’s… 407 more words

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Diaries of a Young Woman

I have begun the task of transcribing the diaries of my mother. My sister, Kathryn, found them in Mom’s dresser drawer. They are at the same time mundane and facinating. 37 more words

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The Loft Classes

January 8-29, 2018

 This winter I will be taking two classes, one is to better understand the business of writing. Pitch Like a Boss is a Loft Literary Center online class on the business of writing. 268 more words

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Don’t Kill the Dog (for authors)

There are places that authors fear to tread and rightly so.  Some things are taboo and off limits, even in the fictionalized place where we create our stories and taking a certain plot twist can completely lose a reader or worse, make them angry. 1,160 more words

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