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Articles / On Writing

Stretch Beyond Your Comfort Zone   In writing, like in any other part of our lives, we can find ourselves doing the same thing, the same way, over and over. Not that this is necessarily a bad thing; there are many processes in day-to-day life that are much better if done systematically—socks before shoes and brushing after meals, you know what I mean. But there...

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Writing Exercises

Writing Exercise: Write Outside Your Comfort Zone. It’s no secret that it’s hard to write outside your comfort zone, but to actually do it can be very beneficial. For example, if you typically write contemporary romance, trying your hand at an historical romance can teach you a thing or two about research or differing character development.  You don’t have to go full turbo and start...

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