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The benefits of working with an agent

You have been writing for a little while now and you’ve done quite well on your own. This makes you wonder – do you really need an agent like so many writers insist? In order to create the writing career you’d like to have, you will need to think about what is required to make… Continue reading The benefits of working with an agent

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How can you tell if your story is finished?

You have been working on a story for a while now and you’re happy to take some time to finish things up. However, this doesn’t seem to be as simple as you thought it would be. How can you tell if your story is finally finished?   It can be easy to fall in love… Continue reading How can you tell if your story is finished?

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Is your story any good?

You have begun writing a story that you’re excited about. You’ve done your best to map out your plot and you’ve taken quite a while trying to create compelling characters. However, you’re having second thoughts now that you’ve gotten further into the process. How can you tell if your story is any good?   You… Continue reading Is your story any good?

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Discouraging thoughts

You have always taken a lot of pride in your writing and you can’t help but feel like you’ve put your all into your work. This is why it can be so disheartening to hear someone reject you. How can you handle the discouraging thoughts that come with rejection? There is a time in every… Continue reading Discouraging thoughts

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What to do when you’re stuck

You have an extremely important project you’re working on and you can’t help but be excited about it. You’ve been working hard to make sure all your loose ends are tied up and you feel that you’re making great progress. And then it happens. You are suddenly stuck in place and you aren’t sure what… Continue reading What to do when you’re stuck

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Basic writing mistakes to avoid

  You have decided to start writing and you feel that you are making some good progress. You should be proud of this, but it’s also important to know that writing is a learning experience that requires a lot of dedication to excel at. This will sometimes mean learning from others so you don’t repeat… Continue reading Basic writing mistakes to avoid