How to Get the Most Out of Your Critiques

How to Get the Most Out of Your Critiques

So you’ve asked nicely, and now you are holding a copy of your own chapter which is covered in comments from another author.  They’ve shared all sorts of invaluable opinions on your characters, plot, setting, and prose.  All you have to do, is go in and change the things that they recommended you change. That…

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Your Passion for Writing!

Reviving Your Passion for Writing: The Practical “How To”

Reviving Your Passion for Writing: The Practical “How To”

You started a novel. Every day you rushed through the ‘life’ parts of your life in order to sit down and write. Every day the idea of hammering on a keyboard or splashing your emotions out on paper thrilled you. You couldn’t wait to start the next chapter, page, paragraph, or sentence. When you weren’t…

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