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How to start a story in 5 steps

November 26, 2015

Go ahead, get on the clock: A veteran novelist and teacher offers you a proven 5-step plan for starting a piece of fiction. It works for beginners and experienced writers alike.

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Writing Prompts

Friday Figures: Six words

November 27, 2015

  Take the famous Ernest Hemingway six-word story: “For sale: Baby shoes, never worn.” Write a six-word story for each of your main characters. How do your characters’ stories change throughout the novel?

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