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Fiction Writing Tips & Ideas, Short Stories, Flash Fiction, Journaling.

The famous six word story… Hemingway- Baby Shoe’s Lately I’ve been exploring the literary depths of Flash Fiction. It’s much more difficult than I had thought. I found this definition, as well as a few others (Twitterature)… Go figure! Some commentators have suggested that flash fiction possesses a unique literary quality in its ability to …

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I frequently flip back to my favorite Stephen King book, especially on lazy days when I’m sitting around not wanting to get into anything big. On Writing is full of ideas and inspiration. Although, I will say, the “pantcing” technique is beyond me. I still struggle with outlines, developing characters, scenes, etc. But I do …

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I returned to college last year in pursuit of a degree in Creative Writing. As a father of two teenage girls that are absolutely amazing, there was no better time than the present for reflection and writing. My goal here is to become a better writer by reading and reviewing feedback from followers, implementing suggestions, …

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Be yourself; Everyone else is already taken. — Oscar Wilde. I waited a year before enrolling back to college, that was after a six year departure from my previous two years of schooling. I had to wait the year because I wanted to make sure I wasn’t being spontaneous… I can get that way sometime! …

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