THE ACCURACY OF THIS HURTS A LITTLE.
THE ACCURACY OF THIS HURTS A LOT.
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This is the most useful thing I’ve ever reblogged.
Based on interviews with authors over the years, conferences, and editing dozens of issues of Writerâs Digest, here are some things a writer should generally avoid.
The competition is officially open!
You can now email your entry whenever you want, the competition closes 24th of May.
If you have any questions about the competition, check this tag to make sure it hasn’t already been asked.
TWH 2013 Competition!
The Writers Helpers’ are holding their first ever competition! We are really excited to announce this and hope you are excited too. This should be great fun and fantastic practice for all of you.
Competition: A short story under 5000 words that includes three sentences from a selection the admins provide.
1st: Writing published on blog and promoted
AND you will receive a custom TWH composition book and handwritten mail from the admins!
2nd and 3rd: Writing published on blog and promoted
The competition opens on the 5th of May and closes on the 26th of May. The winners will be announced on the 31st of May.
- Your submission must be under 5000 words
- Your submission must include three sentences from the selection the admins provide.
- The sentences you include need to be in bold so we can see you’ve included them.
- It can be any type of fiction but please make us aware of any triggers before we read.
- Submissions must be sent through our email to firstname.lastname@example.org
If you have any questions about the competition and how to submit please send us an ask.
The sentences are beneath the read more. Good luck to all that enter, lets make this amazing!
How to Make Write
Illustration for the 3/31 NYT Sunday Review and NYT Opinionator Draft essay “Those Irritating Verbs-as-Nouns.” Thanks to AD Matt Dorfman!
Word count: 13,434
Not as much as I would have hoped. I was hoping to reach 15K. Alas, instead I ended up wasting half of the day not writing.
mr. @neilhimself begins the process of signing 12,000 books.
I do. Except I stopped to post this and change the music.