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9 Bones of Writing Advice With Dogs

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

Last week, we shared 9 lines of writing advice with cats. It was pretty amazing, but we also love dogs on the Writer's Digest team. So yeah, we've collected nine bones of writing advice paired with fun images of dogs. 

(Yes, Virginia, you are a writer.)

It's helpful if you're a writer, comforting if you're a dog lover, and nearly perfect if you fall into both categories. Enjoy!

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9 Bones of Writing Advice With Dogs

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From "7 Steps to Creating a Flexible Outline for Any Story," by K.M. Weiland

nancy_kress_quotes_its_almost_impossible_not_to_have_committed_to_a_pov_by_the_end_of_the_first_paragraph_writing_advice_with_dogs

From "6 Tips to Choosing the Right Point of View," by Nancy Kress

james_scott_bell_quotes_the_first_place_to_fortify_a_thriller_is_its_cast_of_characters_writing_advice_with_dogs

From "The 5 C's of Writing a Great Thriller Novel," by James Scott Bell

elizabeth_sims_quotes_choosing_a_character_name_for_your_novel_is_as_pressure_filled_as_picking_a_name_for_a_baby_writing_advice_with_dogs

From "The 7 Rules of Picking Fictional Names for Characters," by Elizabeth Sims

steven_james_quotes_worry_equals_suspense_writing_advice_with_dogs

From "6 Secrets to Creating and Sustaining Suspense," by Steven James

tom_pawlik_quotes_the_goal_is_to_make_your_readers_feel_soemthing_for_your_character_writing_advice_with_dogs

From "The 9 Ingredients of Character Development," by Tom Pawlik

adair_lara_quotes_if_you_were_a_photographer_tone_would_be_the_way_you_light_your_subject_writing_advice_with_dogs

From "7 Ways to Perfect Your Writing Tone," by Adair Lara

ian_haydn_smith_quotes_be_distracted_by_your_subject_writing_advice_with_dogs

From "Ian Haydn Smith: Be Distracted By Your Subject," by Robert Lee Brewer

ann_garvin_quotes_if_a_writer_wants_a_writing_career_we_need_to_practice_the_craft_of_both_hooking_and_keeping_readers_writing_advice_with_dogs

From "10 Ways to Hook Your Readers (& Reel Them in for Good)," by Ann Garvin

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