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“Please Never Submit Again!”

“Please Never Submit Again.” – Bestselling Author Gareth Crocker Shares His Experience of the Publishing World in Ka-Boom   from http://bookstorm.bookslive.co.za/blog/2015/12/21/please-never-submit-again-bestselling-author-gareth-crocker-shares-his-experience-of-the-publishing-world-in-ka-boom/     http://www.writeanpublish.wordpress.com and http://www.craigsquotes.wordpress.com Don’t Quit! “Success is failure turned inside out– The silver tint of the clouds … Continue reading

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“It took me 15 years to find out that I had no talent for writing, but by then I couldn’t give it up, because by then I was too famous to give up.”

“It took me 15 years to find out that I had no talent for writing, but by then I couldn’t give it up, because by then I was too famous to give up.”– Robert Benchley https://wanttowriteabook.wordpress.com/2014/03/09/it-took-me-15/ and https://craigsbooks.wordpress.com/2015/07/28/the-writing-life/ The various … Continue reading

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Nicholas Sparks on writing novels that spark box-office hits

from http://www.journalistandwriter.wordpress.com Music from ‘Message in a bottle’ and  shared by “totally unmusical and unromantic” c Enjoy, if you can do two (or perhaps three) things at once, like listening, watching and reading (unlike this mere male writer, who can’t … Continue reading

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Writers on Writing (Writing in the Zone)

http://www.amazon.com/Writers-Writing-Zone-misc-authors-ebook/dp/B00B6DOE7K/ref=sr_1_1?ie=UTF8&qid=1406588339&sr=8-1&keywords=craig+lock+%2B+writers+on+writing You may also like http://www.craigswritingarticl;es.wordpress.com enjoy What’s the definition of an aspiring writer? A waiter (er sorry waiters… you do a great job and I couldn’t do your job without spilling liquid over the patrons, like Frank Spencer in … Continue reading

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Writing and the Creative Imagination – How to Avoid Writer’s Block

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“It took me 15 years to find out that I had no talent for writing, but by then I couldn’t give it up, because by then I was too famous to give up.”

  “It took me 15 years to find out that I had no talent for writing, but by then I couldn’t give it up, because by then I was too famous to give up.” – Robert Benchley

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HOW TO WRITE THAT “GREAT” AMERICAN* NOVEL * or from that of any other country by craig lock Ever wanted to write? A short story or perhaps even a book? Is there a talent for creative writing within you? How … Continue reading

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