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I Am Biodegradable - My Writing Is Not


My dad was wrong. I just discovered that I am good for nuthin' after all.

Write a Letter, Make a Difference


Today I took the dog for a walk and realized that there is a letter that I must write. Near our house, we walk up a once paved road that is now mostly rock and mud.

How to Multiply Your Freelance Writing Work


You can turn your $200 fee to write a press release into $2,000 to carry out an entire PR campaign simply by convincing clients to invest in campaigns, instead of individual assignments. Campaigns achieve better results and cost less in the long-term for clients, compared to individual assignments.

How to Have an Effective Writing Group


The works you've written are numerous, ranging from short stories to even the novel, hidden in a storage bin (under the bed) collecting dust. But there comes a time when you must wipe away that dust, regain your pride, and prepare your babies for publication! But, how do you get such a critical, unbiased eye to analyze your works, offering both praise and criticism?It's simple-start a writing group!Creating a writing group is the easy part, but creating a functioning and beneficial writing group can be quite a task.

Making The Time To Write That Novel


Finding the time to write a novel is one of the major issues confronting writers, particularly those who haven't been published yet. How does one justify to themselves, or to their loved ones, that they need time to write if they have demands on their time, like a job, or a house to be cleaned, a family to be fed, or shopping to do? They make the time.

Top 10 Tips to Complete a Creative Writing Project Without Losing Your Creativity


Have you ever started a creative writing project with great excitement, only to have your interest dwindle as the process, itself, interfere with your creativity? How do you keep the momentum going and continue to enjoy the creative process? Follow these tips for high creativity, fun and success!1. Create a writing environment that inspires you.

How To Stay Fit While Writing


Day after day, writers tend to sit for hours writing that novel or story, and over time, this can become a potential problem. Their metabolism may slow down and the pounds can inch up.

The Unwritten World Of The Reality Of Letterwriting


You may wonder why I have chosen this title of this post. Well from my experience is that it is really hard to put the feeling into words about what letter writing means to me.

Need a Book Coach, Ghost Writer, or Editor? Part 1


If you either want to write a book to help others create a better life and boost business or you already have your book nearly finished, you may need book coaching to answer all of your questions "What step to take next?" Many writers think that all they need is a good editor and their book will be ready for publishing and promoting.Maybe you think you don't have enough time to write it yourself.

Learning to Question Your Elephant Child: Who, What, Where, When and Why


Having problems writing? I don't know why. San Francisco Chronicle columnist Jon Carroll writes up to five columns a week.

Why We Dont Write Our Books


In the ten years that I've taught people how to get on with their books, I've noticed a phenomenon that I'll call "Author's Block." Would-be writers can, indeed, sit down and work when pressed to it.

Documenting Everything: Your Journal is Your Logbook


Sailors had it for years. Great explorers had it as well.

How to Write Bad Poetry


So you've decided to crown yourself with a title that a million other people (just like you (yes, just like you!)) give themselves every day. Some people believe giving yourself such a title is equivalent to, and just as beneficial monetarily, as naming yourself Queen of England.

Mission Possible: Get Published with Goals, Guidance, and Persistance


You send me an e-mail. You tell me you've written over three hundred poems since you were 16 (in your teenage angst stage).

Is Now the Time for a Play about the War in Iraq?


Everone knows that comedy is mostly about timing. If you hit upon the right nerve (is a funny bone a nerve?) at the right time then, usually, you don't even have to be original or even marginally funny to win laughs. More Articles from Writing Information:
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