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So, You Want to Write a Book? Your Ideal Reader

What is your target market? Who are you writing this book for? Who will benefit the most from reading it? Who will love it enough to recommend it to friends or write a great review on Amazon? These questions are

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Searching For the Right Word

“The difference between the right word and the almost right word is the difference between lightning and a lightning bug.” ― Mark Twain, The Wit and Wisdom of Mark Twain Words are a writer’s tools. Every word is appropriate for a particular job,

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“Write One True Sentence”

“All you have to do is write one true sentence. Write the truest sentence that you know.” — Ernest Hemmingway, A Movable Feast According to Hemmingway, once he had written one true sentence, he could go on from there. If he started

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Write for Your Ideal Reader

“Write to please just one person. If you open a window and make love to the world, so to speak, your story will get pneumonia.” — Kurt Vonnegut, 8 Rules for a Great Story Who is that one person? There are two

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5 Ways to Turn Clients into Raving Fans

If you are in the business of serving clients, in any capacity, there are non-negotiable expectations you must meet and, if possible, exceed. They include not only the things clients hire you to do but also the special touches that

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