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Social media myth for new writers (part two): promoting your work

There’s no getting away from social media at the moment. It seems to be all encompassing, spurring news stories, providing distractions, and allow people to connect in a way that hasn’t been possible before. For writers, social media can be an opportunity, but it can also be a trap for the unwary. Especially for the …

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Why you need a writing routine: and how to create one

If you want to be productive when you are writing, a writing routine is absolutely essential.  I believe they are one of the most overlooked parts of writing. Why am I so obsessed with routine?  There’s a number of reasons why, if you want to be as productive as possible, you should create as strict a routine …

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Start writing after time away from the keyboard

Are you struggling to start writing after a long time away from the keyboard (or notebook)? Can you figure out why? It isn’t writer’s block. There are 3 things that you do to motivate yourself. 3 things that lead to real, tangible outcomes. Here’s what you do. Give yourself a target. Make yourself accountable. Reward your successes. …

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