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#writetips Understanding “Developmental Edit ” #writers #writing

#writetips Understanding “Developmental Edit ” #writers #writing

Divas on Editing: Developmental Edit (via http://writedivas.com) Today, the Divas discuss developmental editing—what it is and what to expect if you hire an editor to develop your manuscript. Developmental editing is an intensive form of editing. It is target and tailored to the specific needs of your manuscript… … Read entire article »

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How to turn everyday into a book #writers #amwriting #writerslife

How to turn everyday into a book #writers #amwriting #writerslife

How to turn everyday into a book   Is your daily routine a drag? A mindbogglingly repetitive routine that kills your soul and your creativity? Well, maybe it seems so, but there are ways to turn that into a wonderful opportunity to hone your writing skills even when you are not busy writing the next Harry Potter or Shakespearean drama. Browse through this “A Day in my Life” for example, and see if you can turn your own … Read entire article »

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A writer’s job is to write, and it will be again! #writers #amwriting #publishing

A writer’s job is to write, and it will be again! #writers #amwriting #publishing

 A writer’s job is to write, and it will be again!   A writer’s job is to write , or so it used to be. Back in the pre-digital book revolution, a writer’s job was to write, including writing submissions to agents and publishers. When accepted for publication, the publisher’s job was to translate the writer’s work into money by a combination of skillful editing, masterly crafted book covers and heavy-duty marketing. The recent advent of self-publishing has turn … Read entire article »

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#WriteTip Paragraphing Dialogue #editing #amediting

#WriteTip  Paragraphing Dialogue  #editing #amediting

Divas on Dialogue: Paragraphing Dialogue (via http://writedivas.com) Paragraphing Dialogue ~oOo~ “It’s not fair,” Brittany whined, stomping her foot and throwing her backpack on the floor. “You never let me do anything.” Her mother lifted her head and stopped sewing. “You’re right. I never let you do anything… … Read entire article »

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#WriteTip How to Write Dynamic Dialogue #writing #amwriting

#WriteTip How to Write Dynamic Dialogue #writing #amwriting

Divas on Dialogue: How to Write Dynamic Dialogue (via http://writedivas.com) Dynamic Dialogue   As I sat down to write this article, I found instead of coming up with an explanation of what dynamic dialogue was, I continually thought about what dynamic dialogue wasn’t. So forgive me if I start this article a bit backward.… … Read entire article »

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