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Read the best-selling novels published in 2018

Which fiction authors ruled the charts this year? The results might surprise you … Read More “Read the best-selling novels published in 2018”

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”

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”

This holiday season, pay extra attention to the stories being told in classic seasonal songs. Choose one and build a story around it. Include dialogue … Read More “Holiday writing prompt: Jingle bell twist”

Download Our Free 2018 Education Guide

Winter Guide to Writing Contests

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