Skip to main content
Report this ad

The Latest

  • Goat farm
    Write an essay and win a goat farm in Alabama
    A couple in Alabama want to give away their goat and cheese farm to one lucky winner of an essay writing contest. According to a report by Mashable on May 3, all you need to do is write an essay on why you want a goat farm, how you will run the...
  • 'Guide to Writing Fantasy and Science Fiction': Tips on plot, character, message
    'Guide to Writing Fantasy and Science Fiction': Tips on plot, character, message
    As the title suggests, this book offers advice to the newbie and aspiring writer and on writing and publishing fantasy and science fiction. It is weighted slightly toward fantasy writing. It is also a sample of the books Writer's Digest puts...
  • Literary Devices
    A great online resource for writers and teachers
    The internet is full of resources for just about any career or hobby. Recently, more and more resources have popped up for individuals in literary or literary-related fields. Digital writing is becoming a growing industry, and in addition to that,...
  • Shelley Gillespie
    Writing coach Shelley Gillespie shared tips with Phoenix Writers Club
    Writing coach Shelley Gillespie spoke to the Phoenix Writers Club Saturday, April 18, at the Bluewater Grill in Phoenix. While Gillespie has held the titles of journalist, marketing consultant, ghostwriter, training director and author, among...
  • DIY storytelling activity
    Turn tween eye-rolls into belly laughs with DIY storytelling
    Looking to unwire your tween for a few hours? In my household, DIY storytelling works every time. Fashioned after the popular fill-in-the-blank Mad Libs books, it’s fun, free and sneakily educational. It requires just three items: a piece of...
  • Doreen Lepore: painting as the poetry of colors
    Doreen Lepore: painting as the poetry of colors
    Florida impressionist, Doreen Lepore, takes us on a beautiful journey to South Florida scenery with all its enchanting fragrance and atmosphere. Born and raised in New York, Doreen fully appreciates the lush Florida scenery and the immediacy in...
  • Larry Brooks
    Author Larry Brooks speaks to Scottsdale Society of Women Writers
    Author and writing coach Larry Brooks will speak to the Scottsdale Society of Women Writers Wednesday, April 29, at the regular monthly meeting held from 5:30–7:30 p.m. at the Chaparral Suites Resort, 5001 N. Scottsdale Road, in Scottsdale,...
  • 10 Things about commission based writing jobs
    10 Things about commission based writing jobs
    Looking at the job boards it is easy to see that the amount of jobs available is low, but the requirements for those jobs are high. Those that do not have a lot of competition are commission based job. Many do not understand commission jobs so...
  • Little League Baseball Logo
    All I Really Need to Know I Learned in... Little League
    There's a well known essay by Robert Fulghum entitled, "All I Really Need to Know I Learned in Kindergarten." The simple, easily understandable concepts in that famous bit of prose have become one of the most widely quoted writings...
  • The Logic Bomb
    The Logic Bomb, writing & self-publishing: Interview with Scott Richard Lord
    Today’s guest is Scott Richard Lord, author of the new thriller, The Logic Bomb. Scott has been a highly successful criminal and civil trial lawyer for 35 years and is active in the practice of law with the law firm of Cohen & Lord, a P...
  • Self-Aid
    Helen Woo on 'Self-Aid'
    A Q&A with Helen Woo1.) Your book is titled: “SELF-AID – Inspirations to Turn Struggles into Success.” What inspired you to write this book?I needed inspirations, powerful words and anything positive to lift my spirits when I...
  • Simple differences between story and plot
    Simple differences between story and plot
    Story and plot are actually two different things when writing fiction. Here is a brief, but simple list of ways they are different. By understanding the differences, you can write a better book.Story is emotional.Plot is physical.For example:...
  • APA
    Writing in APA Format
    In academic writing, using the correct format is key to presenting a paper correctly. The most common styles used for academia today are American Psychological Association (APA), Modern Language Association (MLA), and The Chicago Manual of Style....
  • 10 websites that pay writers $50 or more
    5 websites that pay writers $50 or more
    Have you been searching around the Internet for work from home opportunities in freelance writing, content writing, copywriting or ghostwriting? Chances are you have come up pretty empty handed. Many of the lists on various writing websites are...
  • Marcia Fine
    Marcia Fine’s ‘The Blind Eye’ wins OneBookAZ adult category
    “The Blind Eye: A Sephardic Journey,” written by Scottsdale author Marcia Fine, has won in the 2015 OneBookAZ adult book category. The OneBookAZ contest, which also includes a category for teens and kids, is sponsored by the Arizona...
Report this ad