Why struggling to write doesn’t mean you’re not a ‘writer’

Editing_and_proofreading_blog_644It is easy to get diheartened when you are trying to write.

Here is a post that might lift your motivation levels.

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About rebuke

editing_and_proofreading_blog_979Sometimes we can be reasonably sure where a word comes from. At other times, more than one plausible theory is available.

Here are two possible theories about the root of  rebuke.

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The 14 top earning authors of 2016

editing_and_proofreading_blog_878Just in case you were wondering what kind of money can be made from writing and its ancillary income steams, here is some inspiration for you.

The 14 top earning authors of 2016. Well, it is still only August. There is time to make progress up that list.

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10 things you need to remember when you start a blog

editing_and_proofreading_blog_838This post about starting a blog is mainly common sense, but the overall message is important.

Blogging isn’t scary, and it isn’t hard. You just need to decide what you want to do and make a start.

So here are 10 things you need to remember when you start a blog.

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How to make money for your self published books with Apple

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Here are some ideas to help generate some money from your books, which might be worth a try.

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20 ways to make progress on your novel without actually writing

editing_and_proofreading_blog_955If you don’t feel like writing, for whatever reason, there are still loads of things you can do to move the project along.

This post has 20 ideas for making progress on a self-published novel without actually writing.

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An opportunity for an an emerging flash fiction writer

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Are you an emerging flash fiction writer? If so, this could be an opportunity for you.

The winner of the Kathy Fish Fellowship 2017 will act as a writer-in-residence, with their flash fiction appearing in every issue of the literary magazine SmokeLong Quarterly next year.

The successful writer will receive a total remuneration of US$500; $100 per story plus $100 when the fellowship is announced.

Writers must be over 18, have not yet published a book-length or chapbook-length work and have not been previously published in SmokeLong Quarterly.

The deadline is 15th September.

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