Marvel Comics and Film Noir - What They Taught Me About Writing

Marvel Comics and Film Noir - What They Taught Me About Writing

I knew early what I didn’t want to read. Though I longed for adventure my mother bought me all the usual little girl comics/magazines containing stories about ballerinas in pink tutus, owning a pony, or cute puppies and donkeys. Even at such a tender age I didn’t care for them. I’d rather be out climbing…

On Writing: Become a Master Editor by Practicing E-Prime

On Writing: Become a Master Editor by Practicing E-Prime

GUEST FEATURE by Shanan at: http://www.theprocrastiwriter.com Don’t let bad editing happen to you. Because writers get so close to their work, self-editing (a critical step whether you plan to self-publish or seek out a traditional publishing arrangement) can become an obstacle to success. However, applying the principles of E-Prime to your writing is a great way…