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What Makes a Good Chapter Ending?

What Makes a Good Chapter Ending?

Posted by on Sep 29, 2016 in Writing & Editing Tips | 0 comments

Today, as I browsed through my emails, I came across a great article about “chapter endings” and decided to share it with my fellow authors. No matter how much we know about writing, we can always learn more, or be reminded occasionally about what we already know, but may forget because our brains are on overload with information. Lynne...

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Dear Fellow Writer – Yes, “Virginia,” Editing is Important!

Dear Fellow Writer – Yes, “Virginia,” Editing is Important!

Posted by on Apr 19, 2015 in News & Updates, Writer On The Run, Writing & Editing Tips |

Dear Fellow Writer: A common mistake many writers make is that they submit their work to agents and publishers before it’s really ready. How many of us, as writers, have said we have edited our MS until we believe it is perfect, or have turned our work over to a friend who says they will give us an honest opinion – probably all of us at some...

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DANGLING MODIFIERS – SHARING AN ARTICLE BY FICTION EDITOR, BETH HILL

DANGLING MODIFIERS – SHARING AN ARTICLE BY FICTION EDITOR, BETH HILL

Posted by on Oct 9, 2014 in Writing & Editing Tips | 0 comments

I came across this article on DANGLING MODIFIERS and felt it was worth my time to share it with my fellow writers! Dangling modifiers definitely deserve an examination. According to Beth Hill, they don’t have a place in your fiction, and her article tells us why, giving excellent examples, which, once you read them, make absolute and total sense. Beth Hill...

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Editing Tip For Authors

Editing Tip For Authors

Posted by on Aug 7, 2014 in Writing & Editing Tips | 0 comments

A Writing Tip For Authors By: Mary M. Cushnie-Mansour Author of the award winning “Night’s Vampire Trilogy”   Dreams are something that should never die. My dream of becoming a famous writer has smouldered inside me since I was a child. A number of years ago, I wrote several children’s stories. For me, they were easy to do at the time, especially...

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