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Let Us Now Praise Famous Short Story Writers (And Demand They Write a Novel)

Let Us Now Praise Famous Short Story Writers (And Demand They Write a Novel) | Writing and Journalling | Scoop.it
Google almost any celebrated short story writer — George Saunders, Kelly Link, Alice Munro, Isak Dinesen, Joy Williams — and you’re likely to see the same two words over and over again: “writer’s…

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6 Steps to Take to Become a Freelance Web Content Writer

6 Steps to Take to Become a Freelance Web Content Writer | Writing and Journalling | Scoop.it
6 steps to take to become a freelance web content writer. Content marketing is very lucrative but competition is high. Learn the 6 basic steps. (READ MORE)
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Creating a Trust Toolkit for journalism – First Draft News

Creating a Trust Toolkit for journalism – First Draft News | Writing and Journalling | Scoop.it
Earlier this year Gallup reported that trust in media, already at dismal levels, reached an all-time low. This erosion in trust has real implications for journalism’s role in democracy, its…
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One Goal to be a Brilliant, Accomplished Writer (Are You Ready?)

One Goal to be a Brilliant, Accomplished Writer (Are You Ready?) | Writing and Journalling | Scoop.it
You need a commitment to becoming the best writer you can be!
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A Language Learning Phenomenon — 5 Reasons 1,000,000 People Use This App To Learn Languages

A Language Learning Phenomenon — 5 Reasons 1,000,000 People Use This App To Learn Languages | Writing and Journalling | Scoop.it
Over 1,000,000 people have selected Babbel as their preferred method to learn a language. We delve into the reasons why the language learning app is proving so popular.
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10 of History's Most Beautiful Typewriters

10 of History's Most Beautiful Typewriters | Writing and Journalling | Scoop.it
Typewriters are intricate machines—complex little boxes that require an abundance of ingenuity to produce. They are often beautiful, and they occasionally find wildly imaginative ways to conduct the delicate dance between the hammers and the keys.
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Sending a postcard from somewhere you've never been - BBC News

Sending a postcard from somewhere you've never been - BBC News | Writing and Journalling | Scoop.it
What role do postcards and letters play in this digital age? Some businesses think there is a gap in the market.
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Trends in Publication: The Old Way versus the New Way

Trends in Publication: The Old Way versus the New Way | Writing and Journalling | Scoop.it
In just the last decade or two, with the increasing popularity of the Internet, the landscape of writing has changed drastically.
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Natalie Babbitt, 84, Dies; Took On Immortality in ‘Tuck Everlasting’

Natalie Babbitt, 84, Dies; Took On Immortality in ‘Tuck Everlasting’ | Writing and Journalling | Scoop.it
Ms. Babbitt’s book (one of many) about a family that cannot die found a fervent readership and inspired two films and a Broadway musical.
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6 Ways to Come up With Better Blog Post Ideas - Search Engine Journal

6 Ways to Come up With Better Blog Post Ideas - Search Engine Journal | Writing and Journalling | Scoop.it
When you’re facing writer’s block and can’t for the life of you think of something new, exciting and truly useful to write about, consider the following six methods.
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Humor Writing Prompt #2: Time Journal

Humor Writing Prompt #2: Time Journal | Writing and Journalling | Scoop.it
If I didn’t know any better, I’d think that piece of toast looks exactly like the bread that disappeared from my toaster in 1983! Happy New Years’ Eve, folks. Here’s another…
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Writing Every Day is Easy – Word Grrls

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These four words that may offend you ... may also just save you

These four words that may offend you ... may also just save you | Writing and Journalling | Scoop.it
“What do you do for a living,” the young man asked me. “I’m an emergency physician. How about you?” “I’m just a chef,” he replied. “Pal, I can live a lifetime without medicine. I can only live a week
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Five Practical Uses for a Vintage Manual Typewriter

Five Practical Uses for a Vintage Manual Typewriter | Writing and Journalling | Scoop.it
Battery-free, totally cordless and fun to use, manual typewriters are useful even in a touch-screen world. Plus: the best sources for a refurbished Olivetti, Remington, Underwood and other makes.
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All I Want for Christmas is Obsolete Technology – Laura the Canadian Explorer

All I Want for Christmas is Obsolete Technology – Laura the Canadian Explorer | Writing and Journalling | Scoop.it
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Scary Monsters, and How To Create Them - Theory of Gaming

Scary Monsters, and How To Create Them - Theory of Gaming | Writing and Journalling | Scoop.it
Designing effective monsters is not an exact science, but there are general guidelines developers should follow if they want their game to be memorable.
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Finishing a Game

Finishing a Game | Writing and Journalling | Scoop.it
Finishing a Game As I work towards completing my own game, I’ve been thinking a lot about finishing projects in general.
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Let Your Passion Inform Your Career

Let Your Passion Inform Your Career | Writing and Journalling | Scoop.it
You've likely heard that passion is a key ingredient to success. What if you don't know what your passion? How do you go about finding it?
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