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...
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The online spoken word salon featuring personal essays. Brought to you by Hillary Carlip.
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Phrase Thesaurus - ideas generator for writers
The Phrase Thesaurus, a writer's resource for generating ideas
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I do a lot of copyediting, both of books and advertising collateral. I'll let you in on a secret that still surprises me, although I've seen it hundreds of times now. If you looked at the raw work of most professional writers, you'd be pretty underwh...
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CALLIHOO Writing Idea Generators: The 37 Dramatic Situations...
Georges Polti says that all stories boil down to just 36 dramatic situations and takeoffs of those situations. Somebody else out there added #37. If you're stuck for a situation, try this. A situation appears below randomly (in bold print). If yo...
CALLIHOO Writing Helps--Feelings Table
You can describe your character's feelings in more exact terms than just "happy" or "sad." Check these lists for the exact nuance to describe your character's intensity of feelings.
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The Worst Analogies Ever Written in a High School Essay
They lived in a typical suburban neighborhood with picket fences that resembled Nancy Kerrigan's teeth.
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You CAN overcome the frustration of feeling blocked.
National Novel Writing Month
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Author quote posters
Being around a successful author would surely be exhausting and inspiring in equal amounts. As well as all that wisdom they put into their books, their thought-provoking one-liners would literally be falling out here, there and everywhere.