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Should You Send Your Book To An Agent Before Its Finished? - BubbleCowBubbleCow

Should You Send Your Book To An Agent Before Its Finished? - BubbleCowBubbleCow | Write is Right | Scoop.it
We have all done it… You’re a couple of months into a writing project, the story is taking shape and you have a couple of thousand good words down on paper. We feel good and we are pretty sure we know where the novel is going.
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Help! I Need a Publisher!: Crabbit's Tips 8: Authors Doing Events

Help! I Need a Publisher!: Crabbit's Tips 8: Authors Doing Events | Write is Right | Scoop.it
Nicola Morgan, the Crabbit Old Bat, is an award-winning author of around 90 books across many genres. She gives crabbitly honest advice to determined writers, here and in her books, WRITE TO BE PUBLISHED, WRITE A ...
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Samhain Publishing Authors Climbing the Bestseller Lists - PR Web (press release)

Samhain Publishing Authors Climbing the Bestseller Lists - PR Web (press release) | Write is Right | Scoop.it
PR Web (press release)Samhain Publishing Authors Climbing the Bestseller ListsPR Web (press release)“It's exciting to see the success of our authors, particularly those who have developed a long-term relationship with their fans by delivering consistently...
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The Neuroscience of Creativity: Why Daydreaming Matters

The Neuroscience of Creativity: Why Daydreaming Matters | Write is Right | Scoop.it
Next time you catch yourself daydreaming, remember this: you do your best work when your mind is wandering.
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Collca - Would you like to write for us?

Collca - Would you like to write for us? | Write is Right | Scoop.it
Collca - publishes educational, reference and other consumer-oriented mobile apps initially for the Apple iPad, iPhone and iPod Touch. (Could you write content for ebook or book-oriented app?
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DARK LIGHT ANTHOLOGY BY VARIOUS AUTHORS

DARK LIGHT ANTHOLOGY BY VARIOUS AUTHORS | Write is Right | Scoop.it
Well here's my version, first the anthology as a whole, I really enjoyed and would definitely recommend. the anthology is a great way to try authors you may not have read before. There were a few of the stories I didn't like that I ...
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Feminist poet and essayist Adrienne Rich dies - Rochester Democrat and Chronicle

Feminist poet and essayist Adrienne Rich dies - Rochester Democrat and Chronicle | Write is Right | Scoop.it
New York Daily NewsFeminist poet and essayist Adrienne Rich diesRochester Democrat and Chronicle(AP) — Adrienne Rich, a fiercely gifted, award-winning poet whose socially conscious verse influenced a generation of feminist, gay rights and anti-war...
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my juicy little universe: poetry friday is here! object voices

my juicy little universe: poetry friday is here! object voices | Write is Right | Scoop.it
I know it's not quite April, but National Poetry Month starts today here at my juicy little universe. This month I'm going to be exploring poems in the voices of the inanimate world (and I hope there will be some guest poets later in ...
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Study: Getting Tipsy Enhances Creativity | FriendsEAT.com

Study: Getting Tipsy Enhances Creativity | FriendsEAT.com | Write is Right | Scoop.it
Studies suggest that moderate alcohol intake increase creative output (Study: Getting Tipsy Enhances Creativity http://t.co/oF5SLcvi via @friendseat...)...
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George Orwell’s 5 Rules for Effective Writing

George Orwell’s 5 Rules for Effective Writing | Write is Right | Scoop.it
An overview and explanation of 5 basic rules that will make your writing effective, based on an essay by George Orwell.
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27 Lessons Learned on the Way to 3000 Visits a Day and 2200 RSS Subscribers

27 Lessons Learned on the Way to 3000 Visits a Day and 2200 RSS Subscribers | Write is Right | Scoop.it
The 27 most important lessons on learned in my first 6 months of blogging, on the way to 2200 RSS subscribers and 3000 visits a day.
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12 and ½ Writing Rules

12 and ½ Writing Rules | Write is Right | Scoop.it
This is one of my favorite posters. It hangs where I can see it from my desk:

12 and ½ Writing Rules from AllPosters.com.

Everything on there is good advice for any writer, especially those working on pieces of fiction.
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Grammar Girl :: Quick and Dirty Tips ™

Grammar Girl :: Quick and Dirty Tips ™ | Write is Right | Scoop.it
Grammar Girl has tips and grammar exercises to help you learn and remember all the grammar rules on punctuation, word choice, and more.
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Creativity, Creating The Conditions | Simbeck Hampson | Business ...

Creativity, Creating The Conditions | Simbeck Hampson | Business ... | Write is Right | Scoop.it
Being asked to be more creative is one thing, having the conditions and environment is something completely different. I love this Dilbert cartoon as it just typifies the whole point – those who are creative doing creative jobs ...
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Fluttering Butterflies: Finding my feet with poetry

Fluttering Butterflies: Finding my feet with poetry | Write is Right | Scoop.it
When I was younger, somebody gave me a book of children's poetry as a present. And for a challenge to myself, I tried to memorise as many of the poems as I could. It was fun, but it didn't really inspire me to love poetry or ...
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Writing Assignment: Wash, Rinse, Repeat — First Today, Then ...

Writing Assignment: Wash, Rinse, Repeat — First Today, Then ... | Write is Right | Scoop.it
You could be a better writer. You could write better if you set out to work at it. You could improve your writing if you wrote regularly and with intention. You could become a great writer if you practiced rewriting.
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2 Things That Kill Creativity Daily

2 Things That Kill Creativity Daily | Write is Right | Scoop.it
These everyday facts of life may seem inconsequential, but they're really stealth creativity killers.
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Why Creativity Necessitates Eclecticism: Nick Cave’s Influences

Why Creativity Necessitates Eclecticism: Nick Cave’s Influences | Write is Right | Scoop.it
What Dostoevsky has to do with the hunchback of Notre Dame, Muhammad Ali, and dandelions.
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KONTAKT READING CORNER – Call for SF&F authors | Kontakt ...

KONTAKT READING CORNER – Call for SF&F authors | Kontakt ... | Write is Right | Scoop.it
The idea of such a reading for non-GoH authors originated with German SF author and editor Michael Iwoleit and was developed by Kontakt programming as a way is to help Kontak members get acquainted with various ...
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Writing competitions open for entries - Bizcommunity.com

Writing competitions open for entries - Bizcommunity.com | Write is Right | Scoop.it
Artslink.co.za News (press release)Writing competitions open for entriesBizcommunity.comThe annual South African Wine Writers Award, for wine stories published in 2011 and Elle magazine's first fiction-writing competition, are open for entries.
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The Art of Fiction: National Poetry Lottery

The Art of Fiction: National Poetry Lottery | Write is Right | Scoop.it
This weblog aims to offer an ongoing critical discourse on the creative process. It is written by Adrian Slatcher, who is a writer amongst other things, based in Manchester. His poetry collection "Playing Solitaire for Money" was ...
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Why Is Proofreading And Editing Important

Why Is Proofreading And Editing Important | Write is Right | Scoop.it
So, you have written finish the book. What next? You need to read through and check for any errors or what not. Nothing irritates a reader more than a book with many spelling or grammatical errors.
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How to Write Something Worth Reading

How to Write Something Worth Reading | Write is Right | Scoop.it
Effective writing can be learned by practice and observation. The purpose of this article is to encourage the creation of forceful, passionate writing, the sort of writing people love to read.
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HowTo: Attract an Audience by Writing with Style

HowTo: Attract an Audience by Writing with Style | Write is Right | Scoop.it
How then, can a beginning writer break through the wall of anonymity and attract a large audience? The answer is style. Writing is an art form, and although it can't be taught, it can be learned.
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Appreciating Authors « All About Romance’s News & Commentary Blog

Appreciating Authors « All About Romance’s News & Commentary Blog | Write is Right | Scoop.it
RT @AllAboutRomance: We're all about appreciating authors today at the news blog. Come join us!
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