Zinsser’s advice to write tight and bright hasn’t aged. Read more of my favorite tips from this widely-loved style manual.
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In this excerpt from her book, Dojo Wisdom for Writers, 2nd edition, Jennifer Lawler talks about letting your passion drive your writing practice.
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The next WordCount Last Wednesday writer chat is Wednesday, Jan. 30. We’ll discuss finding new freelance writing markets. Join us 10 am PT/1 pm ET at #wclw.
Advice for launching a freelance writing career, including tips on querying, interviews, writing, copyediting, and working with editors.
A complete transcript of the Dec. 19 #wclw writer chat, where freelancers shared accomplishments for 2012 and goals for 2013.