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How social media can be great sources of inspiration for writers

All writers need to find their inspiration from somewhere. Whether they sit and observe people in coffee shops or the supermarket we all need that something to kick start their work. These observations may or may not be the central … Continue reading

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The POV edit.

As writers we are always finding things to tinker with in our work before sending it off. But, as I have found to my own cost it is not the number of times a piece is read, it is what … Continue reading

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When does a writer start writing a new book?

Simple question, far from simple answer. All writers are different, that is a given and an absolute stonewall certain fact. My “style” has changed in the last year or two and it may just be as simple as “I am … Continue reading

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Writer, Author, Creator or Master of the Universe. Which one are you?

Originally posted on thrilling writing:
I often think how poorly us writers think of ourselves and perhaps, more importantly what others think of us. Consider this scenario; you are at a gathering of people, say some kind of function or…

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Those little extras that pay off dividends – one day. Part 1

Originally posted on Fendrel's Tale:
If, like me, you are a bit of “things need to be put in the right place” kind of chap, or chapess, thenĀ I have some handy tips for your note book and computer record…

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“WRITING FOR YOU” releases tomorrow! What is the point of this writer’s handbook? Here’s the preface.

Originally posted on Creative Writing with the Crimson League:
TOMORROW IS THE BIG DAY! My writer’s handbook, “Writing for You: A Novelist’s Guide to the Craft of Fiction” releases on amazon.com. The ebook version will be on sale for a…

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