Tag : Improve Your Writing

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Starting to look inside the world of fan fiction                I was talking to some people about what they thought of fan fiction, and it seems that there are quite a few people with some very strong opinions. Out of the 10 people I spoke to, four people said …
          We have spoken a lot on this blog about considering your audiences when you’re a writer and how important this is to being successful. How easy is it to get caught up in what we’re doing and forget that we are not just writing for ourselves but for our readers? …
Mistakes we make as writers… then make again…                 Have you ever noticed that your creative spurts and inspirational deficits come in cyclic fashion? We get on a roll with writing and then for some reason or other (usually life) we stop being able to write. That flow that was coming so easily now just …
Three quick ways to avoid not letting your job outshine your passion                 Sometimes we worry that by taking on a job outside of writing, we will lose the motivation or time to work on what we are passionate about. I’m not going to lie, this is often the case, but it doesn’t have to …
Making a proclamation of trust in yourself as a writer             I have a few friends who are writers and who are scared of publishing their work. They want to, but they’re scared. I find that this is a common consensus among many writers who are starting out. They want …
Managing your online presence as a writer with social media              This month is all about boosting your online presence as a writer using social media outlets such as Facebook, Twitter, Google+, etc. Social media really does let you reach out to people you wouldn’t normally be able to all …
A lesson from the horoscopes about helping your writing reach out to people                 This month we are talking about reaching out to your readers and the many ways you can do this as a writer. The first important way that you can do this is to reach out through your actual writing. We have …
Making the “right” choices for your life as a writer                 Perhaps the most important decision you’ll have to make when you are living a life of writing is what that really means to you. With anything that we love to do, we reach a crossroads where the choice eventually has to be made whether …
Using principles from the human voice to alter our own artistic voices and create the largest impact on our readers             This month we are discussing making choices that complement not only you but your career as a writer as well. One of the most important choices you will have to …
Actuating Success Through Balance We have talked a lot this month about keeping balance in your work, in your emotions, in your life, and how all of these balances can make for a more successful career as a writer. But how do we really know? We write on this blog each week because we are …
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