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Holly Lisle Writing News

16. September 2009

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Holly Lisle Writing News

Over the last few weeks, writer mentor and trainer Holly Lisle has been busy with new classes and writing products. I was holding off on some of these so that I could amalgamate all into one post, but since saving one of her new bigger ones, it’s been pulled. Even Holly Lisle, who was onto [...]

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2009 Muse Online Writers Conference Workshop Agenda Ready

10. September 2009

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2009 Muse Online Writers Conference Workshop Agenda Ready

Some time ago I registered for October’s 2009 Muse Conference. This is a free online writing conference running from October 12 – 18 this year. Today those registered have received word that the workshop agenda is now available to select from, including registering for pitch sessions.

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World Building Resources for the Writer

21. August 2009

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World Building Resources for the Writer

Unbelievably (considering I am 1. On holiday and 2. About to adopt a new child) I woke up last night (our holiday bed is horrible, to say the least, and any sleep gained is a bonus) from a dream which has just become a new fantasy novel idea. My dream now leaves me ready (within [...]

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LSB Update, and 100 Tips & Tools for a Writer

18. August 2009

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LSB Update, and 100 Tips & Tools for a Writer

I am writing this whilst on holiday. Internet access and bandwidth is limited, but that’s the point of a holiday. I get to do some stuff with the family before welcoming another family member into the fold next week. And I get to catch up on some reading. So I’ll make this as quick as [...]

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Submissions on Tumblr

13. July 2009

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Submissions on Tumblr

Via Mashable! I was made aware of the news that a new social networking tool is available for the microblogging platform, Tumblr. Tumblr Submissions now allows a community tumble blog. This means you can set up a Tumblr blog and have the content submitted by other users.

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Story of My Life.com

19. June 2009

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Story of My Life.com

As a scrapbooker hobbyist, there were two beliefs I held strongly and which remain with me to this day - Preserve our memories for future generations Tell our story – with scrapbooking it was via photographs and decorations, but there was a major element of writing. I can not impound it enough, as I know [...]

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Writing Links (weekly)

31. May 2009

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Random plot points. A random plot generator – how to torture your character, or at least be mean to them tags: plot, writing, inspiration The 32 Most Commonly Misused Words and Phrases 32 misused words tags: misused, writing, grammar ThinkExist.com Quotations. ThinkExist.com is one of the better known quotation sites. Look up famous quotes. tags: [...]

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Writing Links (weekly)

17. May 2009

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Family Tree Software – Draw your family tree diagram – GenoPro GenoPro is a genealogy program for drawing family trees. It’s commercial, but a good one. Includes functions for mapping, linking relationships, social or organisational groupings and emotional relationships too. tags: genealogy,

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Writing Links (weekly)

10. May 2009

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Holly Lisle’s Writer Crash Tests Writer Crash Test.com features video critiques of writing work. It is a small website off the How to Think Sideways e-course of Holly Lisles. tags: critique, course, writing WriteChain – A Fun Word Count App for Writers WriteChain is an iPhone writer’s app created by the author of the blog, [...]

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WriterCrashTest.com

7. May 2009

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WriterCrashTest.com

I remain a fan of Holly Lisle’s How To Think Sideways e-course, which gave me a lot of process thoughts behind the scenes of my very new writing adventure. Holly has now added to her writing products with a small website called WriterCrashTest.com.

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