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Book #3-On Writing Well by William Zinsser

What Stephen King is to fiction, William Zinsser is to nonfiction—in other words, the undisputed authority. His seminal book, On Writing Well, has been my personal bible for the thirty years it has been in print. Zinsser was “the real

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JK Rowling: A Twenty-first Century Cinderella

Imagine this scenario: You have wanted to be a writer since you were a child. You wrote your first book when you were six—a story about a rabbit—and at eleven, your first novel about seven cursed diamonds and the people

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The Magic of Your Muse is a Myth

You sit down to write, but you’re not inspired. You’ve done everything you can think of to put it off as you wait for your muse to show herself, but she is not making an appearance today. Who can be

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Gloria Steinem: Feminist, Activist, Journalist

In 1968, she had helped to found New York magazine, where she was a political columnist and wrote feature articles. In 1972, she co-founded Ms. magazine, and remained one of its editors for fifteen years, continues to serve as a consulting

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Books on Writing by Bobbi Linkemer

Bobbi Linkemer’s Books on Writing: Write Your Book Now! A handbook for writers, authors, and self-publishers (due out in July 2017) How to Write a Nonfiction Book: From planning to promotion in 6 simple steps (7th edition) How to Write a

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