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John Grisham and the Writing Process

I’m alway curious about how excellent writers write. Grisham’s Writing Tips 1) Starts every year on January 1st with the goal of being done by July (most of the work is done by March). 2) Writes 5 days per week. … Continue reading

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The 8 Most Common Narc-Sadistic Conversation Control Tactics Bree Bonchay

Do you often engage in conversations with your narcissist that leave you feeling like you were talking to a brick wall – or worse, maybe leave you feeling like banging your head against a brick wall? Perhaps, it has even … Continue reading

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Everywhere A Story By Peter R. Leavell

You have one job. Like troubadours of old, you tell stories. This blog page’s name hints at your storytelling medium. Novels! That’s good. No, that’s better than good. That’s fantastic. So, a little scope about how stories propel our lives … Continue reading

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3 Easy Ways Writers Can Protect Their Work From Copyright Infringement

Face it, folks. The Internet has taken over. That means many great things for writers. It means that we can create websites and blogs for free; we can reach out to more publishers, journals, and magazines for publication; we can … Continue reading

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7 Jane Austen Quotes To Live By By Sarah Cool

Known for her wit and wisdom, Jane Austen was never at a loss for words on writing, nor were her characters at a loss for their follies and humor. If you’ve never read Jane Austen – and there are undoubtedly … Continue reading

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Maturing Writers By Peter Leavell

A few years ago, after bedtime, my daughter would come into our room. Sometimes she was scared. Or she needed a drink. As she grew, she wanted to talk about God. Other nights, life was getting her down. At the … Continue reading

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