I’m preparing for a month-long trip overseas (India? Greece? Jordan?), and am looking for vacation discounts. I’m not a “travel blogger” but I often write about my travel experiences. These are the best tips I’ve found so far; they’re perfect for writers and bloggers who don’t usually write about travel but who are going on a trek, all-inclusive vacation, or trip to the moon.
These writing techniques won’t make your words come alive unless you actually apply them to your writing. That is, you need to edit your work… Read More »Writing Techniques That Make Words Come Alive
Don’t be a foolish writer! Here, a publication coach describes the reasons writers need to tell stories, and explains why story-telling is “the most important job for writers.”
“Telling stories – and telling them well – is probably the single most important job facing any writer,” says the Publication Coach, Daphne Gray-Grant. “And guess what? Stories aren’t just for novelists. They’re for everyone from the CEO to his or her most junior communications staffer.”
Good stories — and good writers — are concrete, sticky, and memorable. To learn more about writing non-fiction that sells, read Damn! Why Didn’t I Write That?: How Ordinary People are Raking in $100,000.00 or More Writing Nonfiction Books & How You Can Too!
And, here are Gray-Grant’s reasons non-fiction writers must master the task of story-telling…Read More »7 Reasons Writers Are Fools if They Don’t Tell Stories