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A Little Voice Exercise

In writer’s circles, “voice” is often discussed as if it’s some mystical element which seeps out from the heavens, or the depths of an adult beverage, to infuse one’s writing with the essence of truth, gravitas, or some other damn … Continue reading

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Clearing your throat? How to write a novel–part 20

What is it that makes the work of one writer “better” than that of another? If all else is similarly competent–grammar, punctuation, spelling and mechanics–what elevates story “A” above story “B”? One could argue that plot, characterization, setting, and verisimilitude … Continue reading

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