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Must See Tips to Stay Focused When Writing

Reading Time: 3 minutesMany, many writers have a hard time staying focused when writing their novels, articles or pieces and for someone who simply wants to have a finished product in their hands – this can be painfully frustrating. I am one of those people whose mind is working

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10 Great Female Writers Who Kick Ass

Reading Time: 3 minutes  How to be a Writer doesn’t need a special day to celebrate all the great female writers out there who have changed our world for the better. Check them out below. This list is not in any particular order because these artists are all

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Word of the Day – Kayfabe

Reading Time: 1 minute  If you have ever been to Mexico to watch a Lucha Libre then you will have seen a fine example of showmanship and… Kayfabe n. (in professional wrestling) the fact or convention of presenting staged performances as genuine or authentic.   If you want to learn more

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Word of the Day – Foibles

Reading Time: 1 minute  Today’s word of the day is one of my favourite words out there, and I try to drop it into my literature as often as possible. In my opinion, it has gone out of fashion before its time. Enjoy! foibles n. :  Minor weaknesses or eccentricities

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Word of the Day – Vuja de

Reading Time: 1 minute  I am subscribed to a service on Facebook called ‘Shine Text.’ Basically, they send you a message every day with a quote or an inspirational piece of life advice. How to be a Writer is in no way affiliated with them but it’s a

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How to Learn a Language Through Immersion

Reading Time: 3 minutes  In my many years living abroad, I have learned a lot. One of the most valuable tools I have is my own method of how to learn a language. Of course people learn in many different ways but I will tell you how I