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Books I Suggest On Writing Part

I’m a huge believer that you have to keep reading to be a better writer- and some of those books include books on writing- so today I figured I’d go into a few of the books I love most on writing, marketing, publishing, editing, and everything an author should know! 392 more words


The Letter of the Law

This is one of those Life Lessons that pop up in the course of going about one’s day, which perfectly illustrates a concept you have difficulty explaining to others: 1,237 more words



The greatest thing in the blogging world is not the comment on your most recent post. It is that comment on a forgotten thought that was written so many nights ago it has been buried beneath your blog. 59 more words


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Donkey Dick

We’ll end our mini-series on sex writing with what phrases not to use when writing sex scenes. For more advice, check out this post on… 541 more words

Editor Joe

Are You Asking the Right Questions About Writing?

What lies beyond the tip of the iceberg?

All writers have been asked this question, been forced to think deeper about the implications of their prose. 1,059 more words

Meg Dowell

Writing Tip

What I Learned from Damon Runyon

I learned “voice” from reading Damon Runyon.  A unique writing voice will intrigue readers and encourage them to keep reading.   282 more words

Writing Tips

A Meditation for Novelists: Your Characters Might Be You, but You Don’t Have to Be Your Characters

“Hope can drown, lost in thunderous sound…”

Sometimes, I deeply envy biographers and researchers. Nonfiction can be more tedious to compile than fiction (my dignified way of giving props to those in the nonfiction world), but those who try to deal in dry facts have half a chance of leaving their work at the door when they stop at the end of the day.

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Music For Writers And Writing