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The ABCs of Solid Storytelling by Author Sandy Blair

Don’t miss Sandy latest release A Highlander for Christmas **** The ABCs of Solid Storytelling   Remember those wooden ABC blocks children had before Legos became popular?  The A block, for example, not only depicted the letter but had an apple, an aardvark, etc., on it. All you needed was a little imagination and you...

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"Cause" … I said

Nina Pierce–Erotic Suspense Author Thank you for letting me come over and play in your corner of the Internet, Romance Junkies! Sometimes a writer just needs to get out, stretch her legs, and check out  another blog! I’m happy to be here visiting with everyone today! My debut novel “The Healer’s Garden” was a December...

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The Power of Words

 Words. They can hurt, appease, comfort, inspire, cajole, tickle, sadden and delight us.Finding the perfect word can sometimes be a daunting undertaking. The more we search for that gem, the more frustrated we can become when we can’t find it. An important thing for a writer to remember is that words connote as well as denote....

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Mr. Webster might not approve

Language is always evolving, and we writers are naturally inclined toward playing with words. So a few of my writing pals and I have created our own writing dictionary. It gives us laughs when we need them, and some shortcut words we use in our critiques. I’ll share this entry: plotsticker – n. a mental pitstop regarding a particular...

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