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Writer's Digest: It's Usefulness Is Inversely Proportionate to Its Size

Another popular writing magazine, Writer’s Digest is a shorter publication with an emphasis on improving writing and getting published. It features articles related to grammar, style, and making your writing accessible (for example). 97 more words


16 Days to 3DNC 2015: Finding or Making a Spot to Work

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Today's fun included doing some cleaning up out in the Writing Burrow and rehanging the curtain in my "bunky office."

When I live in cities, I spend a lot of time writing in coffee shops, art galleries, museums and parks. 163 more words


Another Resource: Online/In-Person classes from Media Bistro

As if the Highlights website didn’t give you enough options (of which those sound like the most “bang for your buck”), here is another company to look into. 100 more words

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On the other hand.... What if there IS a SECRET FORMULA for crafting a well-made story?


Just because I KNOW that outlining / pre-planning  doesn’t really work for me, doesn’t stop me from continuing to seek…. THE SECRET FORMULA for writing the best possible thing that I can during the 3 Day Novel Contest.  328 more words


Workshop Resource

Everyone knows the Highlights magazines, after all, who hasn’t enjoyed their hidden pictures while you waited in the doctor’s office as a child? Well, I am happy to say that they are now a great resource for adults, too! 38 more words

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ALERT! Children's Book Publishing crash course!

You know how you get spam in the online and real world? When I received this in the mail, I attributed it to spam. Thankfully, my husband bothered to read the spam, and realize that this was  275 more words

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From Pictures to Words: A Book About Making a Book

Now that life has slowed a little I thought I’d take a few moments to try to find a book about making picture books. There’s loads on children’s books, but those differ greatly from picture books. 675 more words

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