Why archaeologists make better futurists than science-fiction writers Institute for Ethics and Emerging Technologies There's another group that makes a claim of the ability to divine at least some rough features of the future- science-fiction...
Writers find inspiration, stories in the UP Upper Peninsula Second Wave Some do it for love, some for money. These five U.P. authors write for the love of telling a story and try to make a buck from it in the process.
Writer spreads her wings: Former greeting card writer's book is a thank-you ... Muscatine Journal With suggestions from her husband, Kenny Stulz, 47, she began writing earlier this year and had drafted the book within a month.
By Carol Tice. You've got a great story idea, and think you've found the perfect magazine to send it to. There's only one problem: you have no idea if that magazine ever uses freelance writers — or if they do, if there's any pay ...
Writing in Games: It's Much More Than Narrative IGN More often than not we associate 'good writing' with well-crafted story content and entertaining text or dialogue, and while this obviously isn't a negative thing in and of itself, it leaves room...
In an age where the words authenticity and community are used when talking about blogging, where content marketing has elevated writing to almost mythical status, the very idea of a post written by some outsider and then sold to be used on a blog without attribution seems all wrong.
Doctor Who TV Doctor Who: Peter Harness, Jamie Mathieson among series 8 writers Digital Spy UK Steven Moffat will write two episodes of Peter Capaldi's first series as The Doctor, while there will also be episodes by Mark Gatiss, Phil Ford, Stephen...
Five Mobile Apps that Improve Freelance Writing Productivity The Content Standard by Skyword Ah, technology. Certain digital tools can help increase efficiency, while others, not so much (I'm looking at you,Candy Crush).
10 Famous Writers Who Hated Writing Huffington Post Most writers, if not all, whether professional, recreational, or scholastic, hate writing at one point, or, in some cases, every point, in their careers, and their attestations to this can...
A few writer's block tricks of the trade BlueRidgeNow.com Whether we are writing for business or pleasure, we may encounter “writer's block” — the phrase that indicates we just can't get started or we just can't keep going.
Leisure time: The art of fan fiction Dailyuw Aside from the fact that its very nature screams “wish fulfillment,” many of the stories are written by young authors who don't have a good grasp of the English language.
Well-written subheadings help the reader understand at a glance what your article is about and what he/she can gain from each paragraph. Added to this, subheadings make your work easier to read because they organize it.
Hi Julie, I have a few questions for you about becoming a freelance writer and contributing articles to websites. I suffer from pretty severe social anxiety, and it makes it really hard for me to get a “normal” job.
Freelance Writers: 3 Things I Have Learned in My 21+ Years of Freelancing. Posted: 6/23/2014. Before I get to today's post, I just want to thank all the readers who've enjoyed my posts here on e-Junkie, and who've written in to let me know.
An Interview With Johanna Lane, Author of 'Black Lake:' On Writing Ireland and ... Bustle I find that if I can write in the mornings and then do class prep and grading in the afternoons, that'd work really well.
Before going into freelance writing full time, I spent a number of years as a research biologist. I originally started on that path because brilliant science writers like Stephen Jay Gould and Carl Zimmer had opened up the world of the natural sciences to me with creativity and wit.
While there are several angles to consider for a lead, first let's figure out what to avoid. In general, do not lead with a question because the reader's attention is immediately turned to thinking of the answer.
Content mills are an unfortunate fact of life. I don't recommend working for one forever, but it's a good place to cut your teeth and get some experience. I was hired and fired from one particular content mill in the space of two months.