A few tips you can use to avoid the words that irk editors.
What's one of the best ways to get published?
Writing humor is subjective and challengingthankfully, there are many ways to create it. How to Write Funny provides advice, insights and humor from more that twenty writers with a gift for making readers laugh
Looking for ways to streamline the process of interviewing sources? Writers Joe Feiertag and Mary Carmen Cupito offer up some helpful hints.
If your fiction seems to lack punch, perhaps the problem is not with your plot, but rather with your descriptions. Here are three tips taken from Monica Wood''s book Description to help you inject more life into your stories.
Here is tip #3 of 4 in Raymond Obstfeld's "4 Tips to Find Out if You're a Good Writer" in the latest issue of Start Writing Now.
What is your story really about?
Writing in a specific point of view enables you to convey all the impressions and information you desire. Here are two exerices excerpted from Mastering Point of View.
Is writing something you can't NOT do? If so, you're on the right track, as the case of writer Christine Byl