By Aja Frost Every job involves writing—emails, reports, and so on. And most jobs require a lot more writing on top of that. Being able to write clearly, concisely, and accurately is essential and will go a long way in impressing your boss, co-workers, and professional contacts. However, for most of us, it’s been a […]
There was a time when many hands would go up at orientation week when University of Wollongong music and arts director Sarah Miller surveyed parents on who was nervous about their child choosing creative arts. Parents were worried about the employment prospects, they told her then. But in recent years, fewer and fewer hands have […]
I hope you are enjoying the prompt for your first short story. You can find the previous post and the prompt instructions here: 10 Awesome Reasons For Writing Short Stories. This week I will be discussing some theory. What exactly makes a short story a short story? The answer is simple, according to Google, and comes down […]
OUR TOP 10 TIPS FOR COLLABORATIVE SUCCESS: 1. Choose your writing partner wisely. Your best writing friend is not necessarily your best writing partner. Though friendship will likely develop as an effect of working so closely with someone, it’s not a necessity. On the other hand, being professional and challenging each other to be the […]
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Have you ever wondered what makes people so impressed by short stories? There is something magical about the ability of an author to capture so much wisdom in so few words. The sentences are magnetic. The reader may spend less than an hour with the story, but the effect will last for days. Needless to […]
You want to be the world’s best online writer, a David Ogilvy of the blogs, a Shakespeare of the social media. Or maybe you just want to be good enough to get by on freelance writing. Where do you get your education? How do you improve? I faced these questions / still face these questions […]
Writing every day has numerous benefits far beyond finally getting that novel of yours out in the open. Whether you’re aiming to improve your vocabulary, keep track of your dreams, or keep a journal of all the goings-on in your world, writing daily can bring about some stellar effects in your life. A Wake-Up Call […]
The Every Student Succeeds Act, while an improvement over No Child Left Behind, will likely do little to fundamentally change the way students prepare for standardized writing tests. All children may succeed, perhaps, but only if they write nonfiction. Conventional wisdom has long dictated that students must write nonfiction prose in order to do well […]