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Stretch as Far as You Can

I’ve worked  with hundreds of writers over the years and if there’s one thing I learned is that writers need to stretch as far as they can. As in take the biggest risk.  Stage a madcap scenario or the bleakest dystopian future. Imagine the weirdest, most difficult character. Write about a topic that truly scares […]

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The Page Will Hold You Up

“Intention is the writer’s soul.” William Zinsser Like many people there are parts I love about my life and parts I’m not so crazy about. The part I love is early mornings at my computer with the sky changing in the east, the click of the keyboard, the words that emerge unplanned. The quiet that […]

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