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Quiz: Am I A Writer?

Do you have what it takes to be a writer today? Take this quiz and see if you’re committed to the world of words … Read More “Quiz: Am I A Writer?”

It’s never too late to pursue your passion

After years of making excuses as to why she couldn’t write, Anna Kahoe decided it was time to pursue her passion … Read More “It’s never too late to pursue your passion”

Craft Book Spotlight: Brevity

Brevity may be the soul of wit, but it’s a deceptively difficult soul to seek out. Enter Brevity: A Flash Fiction Handbook by David … Read More “Craft Book Spotlight: Brevity”

The top 5 best-selling novels of 2018 (so far)

The best-selling books on our list are a varied bunch, with authors ranging from an acclaimed novelist to a former president … Read More “The top 5 best-selling novels of 2018 (so far)”

Writing Prompts

Write about a time you (or your main character) received a very unwanted gift.       &nbsp … Read More “A gift gone wrong”

Christmas writing prompt

If you could go back and relive one particular Christmas or Hanukkah, which would it be? Why? Would you do anything differently this time around … Read More “Holiday writing prompt: A second helping”

  A person fakes his own death and has started a new life incognito…but then crosses paths with an old friend. What does he … Read More “November writing prompt: Unmasked”

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Winter Guide to Writing Contests

Inside our free guide, you’ll find writing contests for every genre, all with deadlines in the upcoming months.