Writing Nonfiction Books
Tips on writing nonfiction books.
The Publishing Process in GIF Form
Check out this blog post by Nathan Bransford, the author of JACOB WONDERBAR AND THE COSMIC SPACE KAPOW
The Top 10 Things You Shouldn't Text
n. the realization that each random passerby is living a life as vivid and complex as your own—populated with their own ambitions, friends, routines, worries and inherited craziness—an epic story that...
100 Mostly Small But Expressive Interjections
They often seem disreputable, like sullen idlers loitering in a public thoroughfare, but they actually do a lot of hard work and are usually persnickety about the tasks to which they are put.
‘Yours Truly,' the E-Variations - New York Times
You Are A Short Story, He Was A Novel
The Ultimate Guide to Writing Better Than You Normally Do....
WRITE EVERY DAY Writing is a muscle. Smaller than a hamstring and slightly bigger than a bicep, and it needs to be exercised to get stronger. Th...
Word Trivia | The Steve Laube Agency
Word Trivia "Stewardesses and reverberated are the two longest (and commonly used) words (12 letters each) that can be typed with only the left hand. lollipop is the longest word typed with your right hand. The only 15 letter word that can be spelled...
How to Stop Being Needy
Have you ever been described as needy or clingy? Do you get so excited about a new friendship or relationship that you bombard the other person with attention, only to find that they distance themselves from you? Do you find yourself...
How to Start a Conversation When You Have Nothing to Talk...
Starting a conversation to get to know someone or breaking an awkward silence can be very stressful. To start a conversation when you have nothing to talk about, use these guidelines.
Summary in Two Clicks. Best Summarizer Online is Free!
Brilliant and thorough summary of any text is possible with the help of a new free online summarizer gadget. A huge text in two sentences - just click twice!
In defence of obscure words
We chase "fast culture" at our peril - unusual words and difficult art are good for us, says Will Self.
Editing vs. Proofreading - Scribendi.com
Scribendi.com's infographic about the difference between editing and proofreading.
8 Writing Techniques to Win You a Pulitzer
We all know there are novels and then there are "literary" novels. When you read Margaret Atwood, it just feels different than when you read Tom Clancy. And for some reason, these literary novels are the ones that win all the most prestigious awards ...