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The Power of the Written Word: Healing Through Journal-Writing - PsychCentral.com (blog)

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The Power of the Written Word: Healing Through Journal-Writing
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The Power of the Written Word At the age of 18, I was sexually molested and exploited by my coach's husband.
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I have used writing as a healing tool since I've been a child.  

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Eating Wild - Huffington Post

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Eating Wild Huffington Post A combination of Gibbons' Stalking the Wild Asparagus and a nonfiction memoir-ish version of Nora Ephron's Heartburn (life lessons with recipes included), it unfolds in a plucky, self-assured prose style, offering a...
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Writing Is Re-Writing - Forbes

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Writing Is Re-Writing
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A great piece of writing is like a great piece of art. It grabs your attention almost instantly. The words fit together like the pieces of a jigsaw puzzle.
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3 Things I Learned About Becoming 'Unstuck' When Writing My Memoir - Huffington Post (blog)

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3 Things I Learned About Becoming 'Unstuck' When Writing My Memoir
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The genre of memoir writing is exploding more than ever before.
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Reading, Writing and Arithmetic - Huffington Post

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Reading, Writing and Arithmetic
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Women needed to take matters into their own hands in order to ensure women were educated, and they did!
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About Creative Non-fiction « Flash Fiction Chronicles

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Creative non-fiction is when a writer puts down a true event on the page, usually detailing it in a first person account. This kind of writing separates itself from other forms of non-fiction because it implants literary devices in its ...
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Craft: How to Be a Writer by Risa Nye | Hippocampus - A Creative ...

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Hippocampus – A Creative Nonfiction Literary Magazine ... According to the survey results, 25 percent of the authors earned an MFA in creative writing. The path remains the ... About half of the authors teach creative writing.
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Are You Wasting Money And Time Writing Your Business Plan? - Forbes

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Are You Wasting Money And Time Writing Your Business Plan?
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How To Write For Busy Readers - Fast Company

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With the sheer quantity of information out there competing for attention, you can't afford the dreck that passes for much workplace writing. That's not to say that depth doesn't have its place.
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Writing is bad for your wealth - Boston Globe

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Writing is bad for your wealth
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I GREW up in Washington, D.C., a few doors down from Rowland Evans, a widely syndicated newspaper columnist. One day Mr. Evans dropped off a book he had written.
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Guest Post | Get Ready for College Writing by Learning to Revise - New York Times (blog)

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Guest Post | Get Ready for College Writing by Learning to Revise
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Do you have your students revise their essays?
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How Writing Harry Potter Fanfiction Made Me a Better Blogger - Elle

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How Writing Harry Potter Fanfiction Made Me a Better Blogger
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For the uninformed, fanfics are stories written by fans that use characters from pre-existing texts.
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The Ins and Outs of Penning a Memoir for Self Publication #writers #writing #authors

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The Ins and Outs of Penning a Memoir for Self Publication
Chances are you’re aware of the ease with which one can self-publish a book nowadays.
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The Healing Power of Writing: A Therapist's Guide to Using Journaling With Clients - PsychCentral.com (blog)

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The Healing Power of Writing: A Therapist's Guide to Using Journaling With Clients
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If so, Susan Borkin, author of The Healing Power of Writing: A Therapist's Guide to Using Journaling With Clients, suggests you pick up a pen.
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Nellie Bly's Lessons in Writing What You Want To - New Yorker (blog)

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There are certain nonfiction writers—often critics, sometimes journalists—whose particular talents and tastes seem especially well matched to their era.
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Lamb, panelists confront mental health stigma - Norwich Bulletin

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Lamb, panelists confront mental health stigma
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He edited two nonfiction anthologies stemming from writing workshops he led at the maximum-security prison for women. ...
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Be a writer: Just put your fingers on the keyboard and go - Washington Post (blog)

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Be a writer: Just put your fingers on the keyboard and go
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I'm helping out this week with a science writing workshop, and I need to figure out what sage advice I might possibly offer the participants.
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Writing Excuses 9.19: Showing Emotion » Writing Excuses

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How do you go about writing a character showing their emotions without them sounding whiny (or whatever the “too-much” version of the appropriate emotion might be)? Adding to the difficulty of the exercise, how do you ...
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Creative…Nonfiction? | Mystery in Literature

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During class today, we learned about the genre of creative nonfiction while discussing Joan Didion's “Some Dreamers of the Golden Dream.” This was a totally foreign concept to me because, as I said in class, I immediately ...
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Still more timeless writing tips retrieved from the attic - Washington Post (blog)

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Still more timeless writing tips retrieved from the attic
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The technical rules of good writing apply across all fields. You have to leave time to revise. You have to leave time to revise.
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5 Tips for the Writing Life from Pico Iyer - Huffington Post

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A couple of weeks ago, writer Pico Iyer visited Chapman University to talk about creativity.
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To Escape The Slog Of Writing, Kurt Vonnegut Made These Great Drawings - Co.Design

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To Escape The Slog Of Writing, Kurt Vonnegut Made These Great Drawings
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The writer found drawing to be an escape from the daily slog of putting words on the page.
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What is Good Writing? - SFGate (blog)

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What is Good Writing?
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Someone on Quora asked that question, so I figured I'd re-post my answer here, expanded slightly. Ultimately good writing gets read and bad writing resists being read.
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Woolf's Darkness: Embracing the Inexplicable - New Yorker (blog)

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New Yorker (blog) Woolf's Darkness: Embracing the Inexplicable New Yorker (blog) Nonfiction has crept closer to fiction in our time in ways that are not flattering to fiction, in part because too many writers cannot come to terms with the ways in...
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Writing in a Nonstop World - New York Times (blog)

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New York Times (blog) Writing in a Nonstop World New York Times (blog) Phil Libin started Evernote, an online consumer service for storing clippings, photos and bits Jim Wilson/The New York TimesPhil Libin started Evernote, an online consumer...
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