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TIPS AND EXERCISES
Efficiency and Space in Short Stories
“For sale: baby shoes, never worn.”
This 6-word story is often credited to Hemingway. Observe, if you…
How to Approach Your Writing Fixes
We’ve all been there – something in our writing isn’t working, and now we need to deal with it. Sometimes it’s…
Grow the Good When You Self-Edit
Find a section in your book or a piece of writing where you feel you have been really successful. Study it…
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