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9 Lines of Writing Advice With Cats

We love writing; we love cats; so why not enjoy nine lines of writing advice with cats? If you need some great writing advice and fun images of cats, you've found your online destination. Enjoy!

One thing I know about Writer's Digest editors over the years is that we all love reading and writing. Another thing I know is that many of us love cats. So it doesn't take a rocket scientist to figure out that this post of writing advice with cats has been an inevitability that's time has finally come.

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I've collected nine lines of great writing advice and paired them up with fun images of cats. I mean, what else do you need? Probably nothing, but I've included links to each of the original (super helpful) articles filled with writing advice under each image. So come for the cute cats and stay for the great writing advice. Enjoy!

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9 Lines of Writing Advice With Cats

jacob_m_appel_quotes_to_craft_a_compelling_story_you_must_first_launch_it_in_the_right_direction

From "10 Ways to Start Your Story Better," by Jacob M. Appel

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From "How to Make Your Setting a Character," by Donald Maass

simon_wood_quotes_for_a_good_suspense_story_to_work_whats_at_stake_must_be_stated_at_the_beginning_of_the_story

From "9 Tricks to Writing Suspense Fiction," by Simon Wood

jordan_e_rosenfeld_quotes_each_scene_launch_is_a_reintroduction_capturing_your_readers_attention_all_over_again_nanotips_nanowrimo

From "10 Ways to Launch Strong Scenes," by Jordan E. Rosenfeld

leigh_anne_jasheway_quotes_as_a_communication_tool_effective_use_of_humor_can_humanize_you_cementing_your_bond_with_readers

From "How to Write Better Using Humor," by Leigh Anne Jasheway

elizabeth_sims_quotes_subplots_bring_realism_to_your_main_plot_simply_by_existing_with_cats

From "7 Ways to Add Great Subplots to Your Novel," by Elizabeth Sims

jennifer_j_chow_quotes_i_want_my_readers_to_experience_hope_sassy_cat_mysteries

From "Jennifer J. Chow: Sparking Optimism and Hope With Cozy Mystery Novels (and Sassy Cats)," by Robert Lee Brewer

brenda_janowitz_quotes_the_most_important_part_of_your_novel_is_the_part_that_will_never_be_seen_by_the_reader_writing_advice_with_cats

From "10 Questions You Need to Ask Your Characters," by Brenda Janowitz

rebecca_mcclanahan_quotes_when_we_describe_a_character_factual_information_alone_is_not_sufficient

From "11 Secrets to Writing an Effective Character Description," by Rebecca McClanahan

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