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The Benefits Of Writing Shorter Outlines

Originally posted on A Writer's Path:
? by Angela DeRiso ? There are many ways to outline and write a story, and knowing the road map for where you’re going is something most of us need. Sometimes it’s a…

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Stuck With Your Story? Why You Keep Hitting Walls and Dead Ends in Your Writing

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How to Protect Against Plagiarism If You Post Fiction Online

Originally posted on A Writer's Path:
? by Sarah Pesce ? Let me start this off by saying plagiarists are the WORST. Unfortunately, plagiarism is made easier than ever with self-publishing these days. If you post your work online…

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The Best Piece of Writing Advice I Ever Received

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? by Meg Dowell ? You don’t know which projects are going to succeed, and which ones are going to fail. Many people assume that because I’ve been writing for a long time,…

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The Odds of Advertising Your Book

Originally posted on A Writer's Path:
? by Richard Risemberg ? This is the way it is: if your book does not enjoy extensive publicity, it will not sell. This is not a hard and fast rule, as miracles…

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Why You Should Rewrite and Not Edit

Originally posted on A Writer's Path:
? by Teagan Berry ? Congratulations. You’ve just finished a novel. You’ve taken some time to decompress and relax, away from the world of writing, but now you need to dive in and…

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A Good Idea Isn’t Always Good Enough

Originally posted on A Writer's Path:
? by Meg Dowell ? There’s more to an idea than just a thought process. Before I rebranded this blog in 2015, I thought long and hard about a name and tagline. Finally…

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How To Become a Professional Author

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? by Laura Peters ? Becoming an established author is easier today than it has ever been in the past. That is thanks to services like Createspace and Lightning Source that enable anyone…

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When You Begin Writing After a Long Break

Originally posted on A Writer's Path:
? by Lindsey Richardson ? Let’s talk about the 7 month break I took from writing. That’s right… 7 months. It was my longest to date break from writing. And the break happened for…

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How to Write an Effective Chase Scene

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? by Doug Lewars ? Either a villain is fleeing from the forces of law-and-order or your hero is fleeing from overwhelming danger, but in either case you need a chase scene. Any…

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