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Storytelling in 4 Easy Steps

I love it when I find a video that helps me learn. On Jane Friedman's post the other day, she listed her favorite online video's. This took me to four short video's made by Ira Glass on the building blocks of a great story.The first one, shown above, leads to the other three on YouTube. In all, you'll… Continue reading Storytelling in 4 Easy Steps

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How to Save Time for Writing

There are few things I like to do other than write or find writing resources to help me become a better writer. Sure I miss watching my favorite television shows, coffee with friends, walking the dog, and watching my kids grow (I'm lying they are all 18-25, they're grown). Sometimes I prefer to write than… Continue reading How to Save Time for Writing