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Writers, look at the apps I found

Wow! I’ve found another list of apps to help us.

Last week I wrote a post with a lot of helpful apps for writers. Then today I read a terrific article with ten more. 244 more words

Writing

A Writer's Currency

Sixth grade. One (first) plane trip, two states, three schools, four languages if you count Pidgin English. (Also Yiddish and French class.) One border of the country to the other, from the American edge of the Atlantic to the middle of the Pacific, and a cultural shift of unfathomable dimension. 123 more words

Inspiration

Blog: Last Minute NaNoWriMo Preparations

Dear Reader,

There is still time.

As I write this, it’s Halloween in Australia, which also means it’s the eve of National Novel Writing Month. This will be my fourth year participating, and for the first time I won’t be starting at my small desk which occupies one corner of our bedroom. 314 more words

Writing

Book Review: Write into the Dark by Dean Wesley Smith

Writing into the Dark

Dean Wesley Smith

Genre: Nonfiction

Writing into the dark is how the author refers to writing without an outline. I’ve often heard it referred to as pantsing or discovery writing. 223 more words

Books

The Telling of Backstory?

I recently completed my second draft of The Halley Branch.  Before I even think about doing a third draft, I need to solve an issue.  651 more words

Writing

Amateurs Unite! A Call to Action

I just read Austin Kleon’s Show Your Work: 10 Ways to Share your Creativity and Get Discovered after a wonderful friend shipped me her copy, complete with underlines and notes (which makes it even better!). 741 more words

Science Fiction