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5 Writing Skills to Activate your Readers

We all wish to have a positive reaction to the content we strive to create. However, not all positive responses are made equal. In other terms, if you are endeavoring for something more than usual positive comments (‘nice post!), then you need to prompt an act. 523 more words


My rules for writers

A couple of days ago, I stumbled upon Zadie Smith’s Rules for Writers, and, coupled with a conversation I had on Twitter last night, I thought I’d give my own list a go. 389 more words

Short Stories

Struggling to not-edit

There’s been a lot of times recently where I’ve been sick to death of editing Vengeance Will Come. I thought that it would never finish… 317 more words

The Writing Journey

Cut it out

I’ve known Jay Croft for 30-something years. He is a former staff writer for the Atlanta Journal-Constitution and has worked in corporate communications for Coca-Cola, among other well-known brands. 985 more words


Writing the Five Senses: Sight

Hello, lovely ladies and classy gents!

I’m excited to share the first part of what is sure to be my richest series of posts to date. 1,140 more words