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December 23, 2014, Leave a Comment

If you want to become a better writer, most successful authors will tell you to start by reading.

The Internet spiral making you dizzy?

How to Stop Procrastinating Online

November 17, 2014, Leave a Comment

For most writers, procrastination is a very real struggle, and the constant availability of the Internet has made it even harder, especially since mos ...

What do you need in your workspace?

Designing Your Writing Habitat

November 3, 2014, Leave a Comment

Successful writers and academics tend to have at least one thing in common: they know what they need to get a writing project done

Do you brainstorm throughout a project?

Brainstorming for Beginners

June 9, 2014, Leave a Comment

It’s summertime again, and for me that means teaching an accelerated research writing course. I’ve been teaching research and writing skills t ...

  • Can you step into someone else's story to write fanfic?
    Fanfiction—A Great Writing Exercise
    May 30, 2014, Leave a Comment

    We all know that fanfiction doesn’t have the greatest reputation in the writing world. But the stigma that fanfic bears as frivolous, lowbrow writing obscures the many benefits that the […]

  • How do you experiment with writing styles?
    How to Find Your Writing Style
    May 26, 2014, Leave a Comment

    Any writer will know that finding a style that sounds fresh but also feels genuine is not always an easy task. You don’t want to labor over something that should […]