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Top Ten Writing Things Not to Discuss with Anyone Who’s Not a Writer #MondayBlogs

Originally posted on Fiction Favorites:
This list has as inspiration personal experience in trying to discuss writing with non-writers. Hope you enjoy Top Ten Writing Things Not to Discuss with Anyone Who’s Not a Writer 10 If you are a…

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10 Great (and Cute) Facts about Writers and Cats

Originally posted on Interesting Literature:
It’s World Cat Day! The purr-fect opportunity (sorry – we couldn’t resist) to share 10 of our favourite writer-related facts about cats. Ernest Hemingway had over 30 pet cats, with names including Alley Cat, Crazy…

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Top Ten Things Not to do at a Writer’s Conference

Originally posted on Fiction Favorites:
Here is the 57th installment of Ten Top Lists of What Not to Do. I put this together after observing other conference attendees in action at a recent writer’s conference I attended. Hope you enjoy Top…

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10 Great Quotations from Writers about Life

Originally posted on Interesting Literature:
You ask ‘What is life?’ That is the same as asking ‘What is a carrot?’ A carrot is a carrot and we know nothing more. – Anton Chekhov Live all you can – it’s a…

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10 Great Quotations from Writers about Books

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The books that the world calls immoral are the books that show the world its own shame. – Oscar Wilde Why can’t people just sit and read books and be nice to each other? –…

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10 Great Quotations from Writers about Work

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‘Hard work is simply the refuge of people who have nothing whatever to do.’ – Oscar Wilde ‘I always arrive late at the office, but I make up for it by leaving early.’ – Charles…

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Ten Things Not To Do When Writing the Great American Novel

Since a lot of us share in the fantasy of becoming a world famous author, here is the Thirteenth installment of Ten Top Lists of What Not to Do by John W. Howell of Fiction Favorites at http://johnwhowell.com and Marie … Continue reading

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8 reasons why a Writer should join twitter. On the shortest day of the year a celebration of writing short

Originally posted on BRIDGET WHELAN writer:
I know writers and readers who embrace every kind of social media but still can’t stand the thought of twitter. I wrote this two years ago on another blog and I still think it’s…

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July Camp NaNoWriMo

Hello, my fellow bloggers and blogettes! As many of you know, I am again throwing caution to the wind and entering another Camp NaNoWriMo writing challenge! I did one in April and was successful. That is, I reached my goal … Continue reading

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Caring for Your Writer – 10 Easy Steps for Friends & Family

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Congratulations!  You are now the proud owner of a writer!  Your writer will perform amazing tricks for you, such as spending hours and hours by themselves working on something that they may never finish. Or,…

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