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Social Media & Your Writing by Afshan Malik

Writers and book lovers have been using social media as a platform to establish a presence and gain more exposure for their work for years....
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A Good Ending | Part 1

The Cherokee say, “When you were born, you cried and the world rejoiced. Live your life so that when you die, the world cries and you...
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Talk Amongst Yourselves: How Writing Conferences Can Keep You Going

Let’s face it: writing is a lonely business. Some writers thrive on that solitude, soaking up the silence, communing with nature, or...
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Write Together: The Blessing of a Writing Buddy

Write Together: The Blessing of a Writing Buddy by Najiyah Maxfield When I first started writing, I had a secret weapon. I had a friend...
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Using the Five Senses

A talented writer is able to grab the hand of a reader and walk her through the pages of the book with ease and effectiveness. The words...
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Vlog: Setting the Foundation and Outlining Chapters

Key Elements to Setting a Story's Foundation & Outline! Join Afshan Malik in understanding how to formulate a successful story plot...
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How to Bring Out the Writer in YOU

So you want to be a writer? Well, guess what! You already are! Yes, that’s right! Each of you is already a writer! How so, you ask?...
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Vlog: Show, don’t tell

Join Editorial Director and award-winning author Najiyah Maxfield for insight on how to show and not tell during your writing...
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Write with Your Voice!

Write with Your Voice! The most authentic way to connect with anyone is to be your true self. Even in writing, there’s a special tone...
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First Draft Dragon

So you made the commitment and now you’re wondering if you should be committed! Never fear! We’re all taking this leap together! And...