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Hale verbs well met

Paying close attention to verbs can enliven writing. Writer and editor Constance Hale explains the vex, hex, smash and smooch of language’s punchiest words.

By Elfrieda Abbe | Published: December 20, 2012

Set your writing free

A writer offers an entertaining look at confronting and conquering the demons that hinder your creativity.

By Craig English | Published: October 1, 2012

25 tips to sharpen your writing

Want to learn some ways to strengthen, energize, clarify and trim your works? Here are a few tricks of the trade from a Writer editor

By Ronald Kovach | Published: June 12, 2012

Instant writing motivation

Drawn largely from recent research in neurology and psychology, here are 20 techniques to get you going

By Luc Reid | Published: March 23, 2012