All posts tagged "writing for a living"

  • Advice For Writers Starting Their Second Book

    Writing a book is one thing, but starting a second can feel even more daunting, overwhelming, and impossible. However, statistics show that writers who keep writing, those who produce their second and third novels are more likely...

    • Posted September 25, 2020
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  • Why It’s Pointless Polishing Your First Draft

    You might think it’s a good idea to edit as you go or perfect your chapter before moving onto the next one. However, polishing your first draft can be a pretty fruitless exercise. Here’s why: Your first...

    • Posted September 18, 2020
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  • How To Write Beautiful Descriptions

    Describing the world in your story is so important. Beautiful, vivid, compelling descriptions create a sense of place and let the reader in. The way you describe the setting will allow your reader to visualize the world...

    • Posted September 10, 2020
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  • Social Media Tips For Authors

    When it comes to successful social media, many authors are at a loss. We just want to write our stories and for people to enjoy them as much as we do, and the thought of self-promotion via...

    • Posted September 3, 2020
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  • How To Master The Art Of Self-Promotion

    When it comes to self-promotion, many authors shudder. We are already crippled with fear and self-doubt; the idea of actually having to try and convince people our writing is worth reading makes us seriously cringe. However, mastering...

    • Posted September 2, 2020
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  • 10 Easy Tips To Start Writing Your Novel Today!

    We all know that sometimes it is trying to begin something that is the biggest hurdle you need to overcome. While writing a novel can be daunting, if you don't start, you'll never know what could have...

    • Posted August 27, 2020
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  • Want To Write A Compelling Story? Don’t Make It Easy For Your Characters

    If you want to make your story compelling and engaging, you need to make sure that your characters don't always get what they want. Making things too easy for your characters makes for a pretty boring story....

    • Posted August 27, 2020
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  • How Short Is A Short Story?

    Short story writing can be excellent for those writers who want to try something a little different. Also, those who want to take a break from their novels haven't written for a long time and want to...

    • Posted August 20, 2020
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  • Common Freelance Writer Questions Answered

    If you are new to freelance writing, you know that the path to success can feel uneven, confusing, and lonely. To become a successful freelance writer takes grit, determination, and a positive mindset. Here are some of...

    • Posted August 20, 2020
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  • Easy Marketing Tips For Writers

    We all know that being a successful writer often involves a lot more than just writing. You need to become an expert in self-promotion if you want to enjoy consistent and continued success. While this doesn't feel...

    • Posted August 20, 2020
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