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Author Beck McDowell Discusses Dealing With Writing Rejection | WritersDigest.com

Author Beck McDowell Discusses Dealing With Writing Rejection | WritersDigest.com | Writing | Scoop.it
Beck McDowell, author of the young adult thriller THIS IS NOT A DRILL, explains how she personally dealt with rejections from literary agents.
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My dirty secret writing life - Salon

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My dirty secret writing life
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“I'm a writer,” I said, but I wanted to make it clear I was a real writer, not someone who used the term as a euphemism for hanging out in a coffee shop all day or living off her parents.
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10 useful websites for 'rainy day' stories

10 useful websites for 'rainy day' stories | Writing | Scoop.it

Hold the front page used to have a interesting, and updated daily, section called 'story ideas.' The idea was simple - you have slow news days, and these were ideas to see you through....A rainy day in Bury, obviously, isn’t news. However, hopefully these 10 websites could be of use. Yes, some of them are obvious, but I thought I’d list them all the same.


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Book News: Reading And Writing Slow Dementia, Study Says - NPR

Book News: Reading And Writing Slow Dementia, Study Says - NPR | Writing | Scoop.it
NPR Book News: Reading And Writing Slow Dementia, Study Says NPR A study published in the scholarly journal Neurology [subscription only] says that, although there is no cure for dementia, "reading, writing, and playing games" can slow the...
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7 Steps to Simplify Social Media Strategy for Your Business | Social ...

7 Steps to Simplify Social Media Strategy for Your Business | Social ... | Writing | Scoop.it
Social media: learn how to successfully achieve your business objectives and reinforce your messaging and engagement with your audience.
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Comma story - Terisa Folaron

View full lesson: http://ed.ted.com/lessons/comma-story-terisa-folaron It isn't easy holding complex sentences together (just ask a conjunction or a subordin...
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Fujimori writing autobiography in prison - FRANCE 24 - FRANCE 24

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Fujimori writing autobiography in prison - FRANCE 24
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"I now devote more time to painting and also to writing my autobiography, some summary paragraphs of which I will deliver on a regular basis," he said.
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Why Emotional Excess is Essential to Writing and Creativity

Why Emotional Excess is Essential to Writing and Creativity | Writing | Scoop.it
"Something is always born of excess: great art was born of great terrors, great loneliness, great inhibitions, instabilities, and it always (Dat. Plus koffie, chocola en absint natuurlijk.
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Social Media and Storytelling, Part 3: Creating Shareable Content

Social Media and Storytelling, Part 3: Creating Shareable Content | Writing | Scoop.it
Social media and storytelling are a winning forumla for creating content that gets shared.
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