9 Beliefs holding writers back

editing_and_proofreading_blog_863So you have that book in you, but it just won’t flow out?

Try this post on nine beliefs holding writers back, and how to overcome them.

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9 Free online grammar resources

editing_and_proofreading_blog_1021Apparently, you can’t ignore these free on-line grammar resources.

What do you think of them?

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Spin a yarn and as happy as a sandboy

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Time for the background to two old phrases today:

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33 commonly misunderstood words and phrases

Today’s post is a mixture. Some of these 33 commonly misunderstood words and phrases are regular stars of these sorts of articles, like the difference between lie and lay.

Others are new to me, and while I can see how things can be misheard, it does make you wonder…

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Writing with a skeleton outline

editing_and_proofreading_blog_989Today’s post has an explanation of a useful tool for writers: the skeleton outline.

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Improving your writing…

editing_and_proofreading_blog_1002A couple of posts about improving your writing:

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Why no one is paying attention to you (and how to change it)

editing_and_proofreading_blog_1052I suspect most people will find something useful on this list of reasons why your writing might not get attention.

Fortunately there is also guidance about what to do next.

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