Category Archives: Writing

Cut Your Writing to the Bone: 6 Tips

Editing your own material is one of the hardest things for a writer to do. And it is a must-have skill in this attention span-challenged age … This blog has moved! You can check out the rest of this post … Continue reading

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Is Your Writing Missing the Element of Suspense?

Writers constantly struggle to find just the right words. But then we go and squander them by burying them somewhere in the middle of a sentence, undermining the strength of the point we’re trying to make … This blog has moved! … Continue reading

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How To Say Almost Anything Better, The Godfather Way

In the best fiction, great characters are revealed through their actions, mannerisms and appearance. In the opening scene of The Godfather, Don Vito Corleone, dressed in a tuxedo, sits in a darkened office behind a big desk. Across from him … Continue reading

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The Worst Match.com Cliches and Your Business

If you’ve spent any time at all on match.com … well, I feel for you … This blog has moved! You can check out the rest of this post here.

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