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COULD YOU (not) REPEAT THAT PLEASE?


I recently read a book where everything was akimbo.† Arms were akimbo, legs were akimbo.

Ferreting Out Work


FERRETING OUT WORK You keep hearing that there's work out there, but so far you haven't found any. Well, where is it? That depends on what you're looking for.

Gaining Writing Experience


GAINING WRITING EXPERIENCE Some Catch-22, huh? In the writing business, you can't get published until you have some experience. If you can't get published until you have experience, how do you get experience? How do you get publishing clips to show all those publishers who want to see "previously published clips"? It's almost as if Lily Tomlin's telephone operator character came up with this: "Is this the party to whom I'm speaking? Are you the unpublished writer who has published clips I can look at? (Snort, snort!)" What's an unpublished writer to do? Get published, of course! I'm not being flippant; I'm serious.

Amazing Ways Writing Articles Can Improve Your Business


How to get a lot of traffic to your website FREE? Writing articles. This is one of most cost effective way to promote your website - it saves you a lot of money, in the meantime, you get a lot of valuable visitors.

Write With Passion: 4 Steps To Emotionally Charge A Nonfiction Article


You have just completed a draft of an article. It seemsflat, even to you.

Freewriting: A Strategy That Will Bring Your Writing To Life


Freewriting is a release from the prison of rules. Itallows the fastest and deepest improvements to a writer'screative process.

8 Great Journaling Tips


Mix a martini, don't forget the olives, or pour yourself atea, relax and enjoy!There are no hard-set rules for keeping a journal. How oftenyou write, time you spend, and how rigorously you maintain aregular journaling schedule are matters of personal choiceand circumstance.

Leveraging Your Writing


A frequent conversation I have with my writing clients is how to best utilize their writing to gain more exposure and to create more income. If there is one thing that will accomplish both of these objectives, it's learning how to leverage your writing.

The Writing Game


There are a lot of tapes and books and CD and even videos out there that claim they teach you how to write, but how many actually offer a full 4 part course included in their manual. A course that is offered in London as part of a creative writing school?This one does.

Three Tips to Improve Your Writing Rhythm


As a professional copywriter, not only do I do a lot of writing but I also look at a lot of writing. One of the things I've noticed that set the good/great writers from the so-so is rhythm.

Celebrating Writing and Life


Every morning I excitedly get out of bed. Just a few minutes of goals and visions for the day swirl in my head.

Going On A Word Diet


There are three ways to write a first draft. One is to ink whatever surfaces, in whatever order without regard to grammar, spelling or staying on topic.

Revving Up Your Writing Productivity


Productivity begins by recognizing and valuing your brilliance, time, and space. It starts with awareness of what works and what does not.

Web Writing: Create Writing Flow With Four Uncommon Connectors


Connectors -- conjunctions, punctuation, and transitional phrases -- allow readers to process information promptly by creating balance and relationships between sentence parts. The connectors are performing the same work as verbs, objects, modifiers and multiple subjects.

Writing the PDA Way


When we think of writing it triggers many thoughts and visions depending on our framing. It could trigger a lone man with a full astray, unshaven, staring at an old plunking typewriter with white blank crisp paper waiting in anticipation for his words. More Articles from Writing Information:
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