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Divas Recommend: 13.5 Things That Will Change Your Writing by Kami Garcia I love it when I rediscover great articles in my bookmarks folder. “13.5 Things That will Change Your Writing” by Kami Garcia, author of the best-selling Beautiful Creatures series, is one such rediscovered bookmark. Garcia offers great advice for authors about the realities of being a writer, from “Writing is not a gift...

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Articles / On Editing

Editor Speak 101 – The Tools of the Trade Imagine if you will that you hired someone to mow your lawn and they showed up with a pair of hedge clippers. You would immediately know that they are using the wrong tool because you know a lawn mower is required to trim grass properly. Now you may not know how to use a lawn mower...

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Writing Prompt: Small World Writing Prompts

Featured Writing Prompts & Exercises   Welcome to the Write Divas Featured Writing Prompts & Exercises! Whether you’ve been to one of Disney’s parks or not, you probably have heard the song “It’s a Small World.” This writing prompt asks you to make use of this song: Write 500 words starting with: “It’s a small world after all…” We hope you enjoy this feature and feel...

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Articles / On Writing

That Book Won’t Write Itself, You Know Okay, I’ll admit, this article should be titled “That Article Won’t Write Itself, You Know,” as I sit at my computer and stare at a blank screen, three hundred other things distracting me from actually writing anything at all. Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, pictures from the weekend—they all tease me with their instant entertainment, but none of them are...

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Divas Recommend: Writing: Why Now’s A Good Time To Self-Publish Serial Fiction By Samantha Warren Everybody and their mama are turning to serial fiction these days. With Kindle Unlimited forcing authors toward that direction, it’s no wonder you see more serials from some of your favorite authors. But serial fiction is not to be looked down upon; it’s a hot avenue for writers to take advantage...

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Articles / Commonly Confused

Commonly Confused: Four Less Common Pairs I love words. I get a kick out of twisting a sentence around or subtly shifting its meaning with the replacement of one little word. From passive to aggressive or formal to casual, the switch of a noun or verb can make all the difference in your phrase… or sentence… or paragraph. It’s vital, therefore, to ensure you’re always...

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