All posts tagged "writing"

  • The-Lost--Art-of-Thank-You-Notes-WriterLife.org
    The Lost Art of Thank-You Notes

    The holiday season usually brings a lot of joy as you get together with friends and family. It brings people together where laughter is shared, and stories are told. But the end of the holiday season can...

    • Posted January 1, 2018
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  • Thankful to be Alive

    "She's alive!", I heard him calling out to others that were with him. My heart was giddy and my soul was relieved to have someone come out to find me. My truck, well, I think it was...

    • Posted November 23, 2017
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  • Things Your Freelance Writer Should Know

    They will need a reminder of what's in the style guide occasionally, try memorizing 15 pages of rules.

    • Posted October 18, 2017
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  • Detecting Sarcasm

    Beep, beep, beep, if there was a magical sarcasm detector, yeah, that would be great. But alas there isn’t. However, you can still sense its presence. Of course, this is easier when speaking, but writing not so...

    • Posted October 18, 2017
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  • On Writing: Why I Don’t Listen to Stephen King

    There is only one rule in writing. So pay attention; I won't repeat it.

    • Posted October 12, 2017
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  • How to Get Started with Your Writing Career / Michael Noker / A how-to guide (or how not to guide) about getting started on your career as a writer and a dozen examples of the best beginning writing tips for writers.
    How to Get Started with Your Writing Career

    An everyman's guide to what not to do when getting started on your writing career. Or, How I achieved bankruptcy in only one year of self-employment.

    • Posted October 11, 2017
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  • It’s a Hat, It’s a Broach, It’s a Pterodactyl!

    Blogs, everyone has one. Everyone takes time to write them, SEO optimize them, each one is like a baby- that you eventually let the internet see, and hopefully love. Or at least thinks isn’t ugly, but what...

    • Posted October 11, 2017
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  • A Guide to Writing About Unfamiliar Topics

    As a writer, you probably have some fields you’re expert in and some field you don’t know much about it. Of course, sticking to familiar topics is a good option, especially if your writing career has just...

    • Posted September 22, 2017
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  • An Author’s Inspiration

    Failing is part of the writing process. Keep moving forward.

    • Posted September 22, 2017
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  • Leaving that 9 to 5 for the 24/7 writing life

    Respect for those who have taken the leap of faith to leave their jobs to become full-time writers.

    • Posted September 22, 2017
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