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Detective Writing Posted By : John Halasz

Fri, 23 Sep 2011 00:00:00 -0400

Ingenuity is required in detective writing, whether it is screenwriting, novel writing, or short story writing. Detective writing portrays the events of a crime, (usually a murder) and its subsequent investigation in a way that conceals the criminal's identity from the reader until the end of the book, when the method and culprit are finally revealed. Detective stories have been around for generations.

What Kinds of Writing Help Are Available Posted By : Tom Gnagey

Thu, 22 Sep 2011 00:00:00 -0400

Before you begin searching for writing help make sure you understand what you need. Such services range from simple proofreading to complete rewriting and ghostwriting. How do they differ? Proofreading involves checking things such as spelling, punctuation, blatant sentence structure errors, inappropriate word choice (their/there), subject/verb agreement and capitalization. Proofreading is the least expensive and it tends to leave the piece basically as it was written.

How Luxury Writing Paper Can Enhance The Letter Reading Experience Posted By : Leah Williams

Thu, 22 Sep 2011 00:00:00 -0400

There is little doubt that a hand written letter is something that can be greatly prized in the modern world. Letters have become a rarity, what with so many alternative and vastly quicker modes of communication. But there can be just as little doubt that receiving a letter on high quality, luxury writing paper helps to enhance the reading experience for the recipient.

Writing A Movie Treatment Posted By : John Halasz

Thu, 15 Sep 2011 00:00:00 -0400

The task of writing a movie treatment is not as intimidating as it may seem. Writing a movie treatment involves a lot of hard work, steadfast perseverance and at least a bit of inherent flair for creative writing. Compared to the huge rewards, all these seem too trivial. The gains, both in terms of monetary and the fame, are too great to be ignored. Since time immemorial, people have shown a strong affinity for money and distinction, which are possible through stepping into the literary realm of the cinematic world.

Creative Writing Services Posted By : John Halasz

Sun, 28 Aug 2011 00:00:00 -0400

Professional creative writing services include all forms and types of creative content such as fiction (novels, screenplays, short stories, song lyrics, etc.) and non-fiction (press releases, articles, copywriting, sales letters, and press releases). Ideas often come spontaneously. A simple event in your daily life can grab your attention and compel you to start writing. Nevertheless, there will likely be complications involved in creating and developing characters and details to make the setting realistic. While these are only the initial hurdles, many more will likely be encountered before you finish writing.

Novel Writers - Salary Posted By : John Halasz

Thu, 25 Aug 2011 00:00:00 -0400

A novel writer's salary varies greatly. If you intend to pursue a career as a novel writer, understand that it requires a great deal of patience and learning as well as a business sense. Most first-time novel writers either do not complete their novel or end up selling their novel for a meager amount of money in order to see it published. If you have just completed your first novel or intend to write and sell a novel, read the following sections to become more prepared at monetizing your novel.

Becoming A Novel Writer Posted By : John Halasz

Thu, 25 Aug 2011 00:00:00 -0400

The challenge of becoming a novel writer is often misperceived by aspiring novel writers. Some future novel writers perceive it as easier than it is and others think it is next to impossible. There is also a common misconception that avid readers can easily write a novel. Although reading certainly helps, like other forms of art, appreciating the art is different than creating the art.

Thomas The Tank Engine Posted By : Darren McCloskey

Wed, 20 Jul 2011 00:00:00 -0400

The creator of the famous and adored Thomas the Tank Engine books, Rev Wilbert Awdry was born on the 15th June 1911 and would have been celebrating his 100th birthday this year. He was extremely passionate about steam engines and often volunteered at rail lines. This obsession started from the early stages of his childhood when his father built him a model railway in their back garden. A hundred years on his stories are still creating affection for steam engines amongst millions of children worldwide.

Guide to Successful SEO Copywriting Posted By : Aniruddha Badola

Mon, 13 Jun 2011 00:00:00 -0400

Websites have been very common. Almost every business has one or at least needs to have it. A business without a website maybe losing a significant portion of sales and revenue from online customers. While having a website certainly helps, just having one will not make significant difference. We see a large number of sites on internet which live a very unfruitful existence. They remain mostly unloved, unseen and hence unreachable.

The Use of Journal Writing! Posted By : Rahul Khurana

Mon, 30 May 2011 00:00:00 -0400

Being an instrument in bringing clarity to adult education, journal writing has gained momentum today. Interestingly, it is found that with the passing of time, the value of journal writing has increased tremendously. In addition, the process of writing journal greatly influences the recording intensive mental emotions and driving one's life towards wholeness at desirable pace. The process of journal writing remarkably incites and empowers the mental capacities by involving analytic and thorough processes in the most apt categories.

The Surprising Benefits of a Pre-first Draft Posted By : Philip Yaffe

Mon, 30 May 2011 00:00:00 -0400

A good expository text should be well-thought-and well structured in order to have any chance of informing or convincing people. However, sometimes simply writing whatever comes into your head may be the best way to start. The result of this "pre-first draft" can often lay a firm foundation for the true first draft and then the final draft to come.

Writing Recommendation Letters: Tips When Creating A Letter Posted By : Karen Winton

Wed, 18 May 2011 00:00:00 -0400

Formal letter writing is usually taught in school. There will come a time wherein you may need to engage in creating a letter for someone so that he or she can get the job. Writing recommendation letters is not hard when you follow tips from this piece.

A Few Of The Benefits Of Hiring Ghostwriters Posted By : Frank Breinling

Tue, 10 May 2011 00:00:00 -0400

If you have a website then you need to develop traffic and one of the best ways of doing this is through article marketing. The process of writing articles yourself, however, can be very difficult and time-consuming and therefore it may be a good idea to hire freelancers to do this for you. Let's quickly consider a few of the benefits of hiring ghostwriters for your article writing.

How The Writing Journal Is A Practical Answer To Needs Of A Writer Posted By : Kathryn Dawson

Fri, 06 May 2011 00:00:00 -0400

A journal is a treasured gift for an amateur writer. The impulse to express through words places blank pages in high demand. Depending on its purpose, the style and quality of the journal is highly prized also. This article looks at some of the aspects that make a writing journal so valued, in both the practical and aesthetic sense.

Earn Money From Home Working As A Freelance Copywriter Posted By : Jesse Whitehead

Thu, 16 Sep 2010 00:00:00 -0400

Have you thought about the possibility of working from home? If you could set up a home office and have a steady flow of income, how much better would your life be? If you feel like you have some good writing chops, you may be able to earn money as a freelance copywriter.

How To Land Freelance Writing Jobs Posted By : Jesse Whitehead

Thu, 16 Sep 2010 00:00:00 -0400

Wouldn't it be great to be able to work from home? Have you ever considered starting your own career as a freelance writer? The internet makes it possible by opening up limitless opportunities in this field. Here are some tips on how to land freelance writing jobs. The first thing that you should think about is where you will advertise.

Sample Small Business Grant Proposals Posted By : David Hensley

Fri, 02 Jul 2010 00:00:00 -0400

Any successful business plan for grant funding needs to highlight the barriers and risks involved with a project as well as the expectation of great success. Many times potential grant seekers are too optimistic with their business plans and they omit, not intentionally, the downside to their proposal.

5 Ways to Turn Off Your Audience - A Web Content Writers Guide Posted By : Mike Sully

Tue, 15 Jun 2010 00:00:00 -0400

Web content writers should keep in mind certain things which can make their content disliked by the readers. Being an SEO copywriter should help you avoid these mistakes so that you can produce quality content.

5 Advantages of Using SEO Copywriting Posted By : Mike Sully

Tue, 15 Jun 2010 00:00:00 -0400

SEO copywriting is popularly known as search engine copywriting and it is the method used for writing for the web. It involves using certain targeted keywords aimed to increase visibility in search engine results. These keywords also have to be ideally distributed throughout the web content with a particular keyword density. This kind of writing will help you to be successful when readers like what you read and provide links to their sites. During this process of trying to achieve a higher ranking in the search engine results pages, you must remember to optimize the title, headings, main description and the keyword tags.

4 Helpful Tips for Effective Content Writing Posted By : Mike Sully

Tue, 15 Jun 2010 00:00:00 -0400

Content writing can be fun and exciting but the objective of the writer should always be to attract as many people as possible to the site. It will even be better if the content can lead to a niche audience being enticed by the content, which has an actual interest in the goods and services that you offer on your website. If you try to think back on the sites which have actually driven you to revisit them, you will agree that it was the convincing content written with style that appealed to you. In fact, there are many factors which a writer has to understand in order to produce quality content.

What Are The Different Ways By Which You Can Learn English Writing Posted By : Rayner Chandler

Sat, 05 Jun 2010 00:00:00 -0400

There is no language that can be learnt without enough rehearsal. Similarly in the same manner, English writing also needs more practice. The learning of English writing can be most arduous and tricky for those not knowing the English language. Even for people who know to speak English sometimes makes mistakes in writing. To learn English writing there are several grammatical rules that needs to be followed without any mistakes and grammar is the important part of English language. Grammatical rules are very difficult to learn. The people who are willing to learn English can enroll themselves to online language tutorial since it is the best way by which you can learn English easily and conveniently.

A Short History of Writing and the Paper Posted By : Tauqeer Hassan

Mon, 24 May 2010 00:00:00 -0400

The art of writing is as old as human race existed on this planet. This art distinguishes from other symbolic communication systems. Although other possible symbolic systems like information signs, painting, maps and mathematics do not require previous knowledge of a spoken language.

Your Copyright Is Worthless! Posted By : Jeff Colburn

Mon, 19 Apr 2010 00:00:00 -0400

Your copyright offers no real protection. Anyone can take your writing and offer it as a free download on their website. This happened to me several times, and I lost over $1,000,000 in sales. I followed all the rules, and got nothing. The only way to protect your work is to hire a lawyer, if you can afford it.

Ways to Write Grant Proposals Effectively Posted By : Lesley Lyon

Mon, 05 Apr 2010 00:00:00 -0400

Writing effective grant proposals is very important as it would only decide the approval of grants. Since grants need not be paid back, there is always a huge demand to get them. The grant proposals should be written in such a way that it has a great impact on the government agency which decides on providing grants.

How to Write an Autobiography Posted By : Tauqeer Hassan

Tue, 30 Mar 2010 00:00:00 -0400

Writing an Autobiography is of immense importance when starting your career. This is just like your face in front of the employer. It is the only information that the employer has about you before the interview. If the autobiography is not written in a good way, then you may never reach the interview. To write the autobiography in a good way is very important in accordance with the job applying for. This will really impress the one who reads it first in order to get to the interview. Then, everything will be in your hands.