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  • I don't have an MFA. My bachelor's degree is in journalism and my master's degree is i...it comes to fiction writing, I think the school of life is as important as any mode of formal education. That sai...
  • Hmm! This query is in pretty good shape, Tanya. It's tight and carries my curiosity forward. Because I like the basic gist of it, rereading it has highlighted a couple...
  • Karolina, I love this title. I wonder if the description would benefit from just a little more specificity?

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    Hi Mrs. Williamson, My name is Carynn. I got yours and Mrs. Morill's book 'Edit Your Novel' (the updated edition) for Christmas, and I wanted to tell you that it cha...
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    Cedar Hawk Songmaker was born and lived all her life in Minneapolis. Yet she's never heard the music of ice breaking in the Mississippi River, and she’s seen just one...
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    Deconstructing Dark Romance, (Exploring the darker side of human nature in fiction) What is dark romance? That was a question I was asked recently. For me as a...

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  • Yeeeees, thank you for sharing! You state things so clearly that I can really nod too,...t my instincts as a paid writer (which have been set to "panic and desperation mode" for a few months) have been...
  • Kelly -- Thanks so much for this description of your journalistic-memoiristic mode.  All fascinating.  I think it...
  • Great post, Emily! I've struggle with this quesiton myself on a regular basis. I have a bout of impostor syndrome every time I tell someone I'm a writer.   But for me,...