Finding the Time to Write

How many times have you said the sentence: “I don’t have enough time to write”? We all have lives and getting down to task and writing can be exceedingly difficult. There are a few things you can do to jump these hurdles and make your writing a priority. The short answer is- Yes, you do. When looking at the tasks you have...

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Specific Is Terrific! Sensory Details to Include in Your Writing

Sensory impressions could be just the technique you need to add flavor to your fiction, poetry, creative nonfiction, or blog posts. Read on for 5 categories of detail to spice up your writing: Sight We already tend to rely on visual description, with good reason. Showing rather than telling readers about setting, characters, and other elements helps bring your story to life. Colors,...

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Simply Speaking: A Guide to Structuring Blog Posts

Keep it simple. These 3 words can help you write a better blog. Whether you’re starting a brand-new writing venture or revamping your current blog, straightforward style and compelling content are keys to leveling up your success. Here are 5 characteristics of appealing blog posts:   Catchy Title When titling a blog post, aim for creativity, specificity, and brevity. Creativity (sound repetition,...

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Now What? Creating a Conclusion

So, you’re happy with the piece you’ve written—except you don’t know quite how to end it. Now what? How do you bring it all together and wrap it up without being redundant? Here are 3 steps to help you create a memorable conclusion:   Reflect on the main points. These are the points you’ve been stressing in your writing. The ideas readers should...

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