Category Archives: Other People’s Writing

Been Doing a Lot of Reading…

…but now it’s time to write. Three more days left of Camp NanoWriMo. Three more days left to get as much writing as is done as possible and add as much to your story as you can. Three more days … Continue reading

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…and Here We Are at Camp….

…Camp NaNoWriMo, that is. It’s the first day in a new adventure in writer-y writing, and who knows what the month may bring. Right now, I’m clearing my thoughts and opening up a blank document and getting ready to get … Continue reading

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Addictive Novels

Here’s an interesting article that examines the difference between the approaches of male and female writers. One Weird Trick That Makes a Novel Addictive Don’t know if I think this is consistent across all writers, but it is an interesting … Continue reading

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What If You Don’t Need Motivation?

As writers, we’re always looking for the motivation to write.

But what if we don’t need motivation? Continue reading

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Facebook Is Forever

Ran across an interesting article by N. W. Moors on writers and Facebook groups the other day

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Publishing Fan Fiction – Some Things To Watch on Kindle Worlds

Fan fiction is a thriving movement where folks take favorite characters and worlds and tell new stories about them. Due to copyright issues, this has in the past been a limited venue for writing, but Amazon has come up with a new way to approach that – Kindle Worlds.

And that’s got some good points…. and some not so good ones…. Continue reading

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Dog is My Co-Author

We all need a little help… Continue reading

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A Final 10 from Shakespeare

There’s been three previous posts on this blog about common expressions that we owe to William Shakespeare, but there’s still more to be reckoned. Check out these ten things you say with a Shakespearean twist. Continue reading

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Another 10 From Shakespeare

I’ve done two previous posts on words and phrases that we commonly use today that track back to William Shakespeare ( 9 From Shakespeare and 9 More From Shakespeare)

But that’s not all the bard of Avon has to offer today’s speakers of English. Continue reading

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Amazing Analogies

You can do some pretty astounding thing with words… Continue reading

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