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Have Redundancies Gotten Your Writing Out Of Shape?

Do you state the obvious? Do you use any of these redundant phrases?

Words To Replace For Sharper, More Colorful Writing

Improve your writing by replacing weak, vague words like these.

Writing With A Monkey On Your Back: The Fear Of Bad Writing

Stop expecting perfection. You’ll write more, and you’ll write better.

Freelancing Without Plans Can Bring Misery

Hustle and flow without a plan and you’ll end up on the freelance plateau, dreading your work.

Why It’s Good The Audience Doesn’t Listen

Do you get frustrated when readers don’t follow your advice? You shouldn’t. That’s a good thing.

Shooting Naked Facts Can Kill Your Story

Readers don’t want to know everything you know. They want to know the things that matter.

From “Show Your Work:” Quotes Pt. 2

Austin Kleon’s take on what you should share, how to share and getting fans and followers.

From “Show Your Work:” Quotes Pt.1

Reasons why you should show what you’ve got.

20 New Words Merriam-Webster Added To The Dictionary

We have over 1,000 new words to work with. Here are 20.

From On Writing Well: Part Three

Tips and advice for managing your material. Part 3 of three.

Want More Work? Do Big Numbers

Do you expect a steady, comfortable stream of work from a few measly attempts to find clients?

From On Writing Well: Part 2

Tips to make your writing sharper and more engaging.

From On Writing Well: Part 1

Tips to get your mind right and get started. Part 1 of three.