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Revision Tips for Writers

  We can all agree writing is a joy. It’s fun and many of us make our living doing it. But, there are parts of the publishing aspect that can be frustrating and difficult. Most of us find revision to … Continue reading

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The Writing Process

The writing process for a book can take several years. During that time, you will write and rewrite many times. It helps to join a writing group, which can help you stay motivated and focused, encourage you and critique your … Continue reading

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Book Promotion Checklist

1. A short book description There are a handful of reasons you’ll need a short, compelling book description (one or two sentences at most): as a soundbite in interviews, as a teaser on your website, as the hook in your … Continue reading

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Basic Rules for Writers

Are there simple basic rules for all writers? I’ve been asked that question many times. There are books written to help writers write. Some are very good. The Chicago Manual of Style and A Handbook for Scholars are invaluable resources. … Continue reading

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Speaking Tips for Writers

Make your introduction brief. Like less than 30 seconds. If someone introduces you, skip the introduction completely, because you were just introduced. There’s nothing that stalls a presentation or performance more than a two or three minute monologue before getting … Continue reading

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Foreshadowing, a Useful Writing Tool

First, foreshadowing is hard, and it’s a tricky concept to grasp which doesn’t help matters. This should help you overcome this struggle. So what is foreshadowing? Simply put, foreshadowing is like “clues/hints” put in place BEFORE an event happens or … Continue reading

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Now Available…

Ezra’s Story; Saving Canis lupus Raymond Greiner List Price: $11.95 5″ x 8″ (12.7 x 20.32 cm) Black & White on White paper 130 pages ISBN-13: 978-1548658595 (CreateSpace-Assigned) ISBN-10: 1548658596 BISAC: Fiction / Action & Adventure The historical development of … Continue reading

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