Tag Archives: creative writing

Tips for Writing Style and Tips That Will Improve Your Novel

If you’re working on some writing before the end of the year, I would like to share some helpful links. In 10 Steps to Perfecting Your Writing Style, author K.M. Weiland discusses 10 Laws of Flow from Baz Luhrmann on … Continue reading

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NaNoWriMo: Final Week!

Words in the Dark: Post 3 We’re 23 days out with only one week left to go of NaNoWriMo 2017. Go, Wrimos! I’ve checked in on the NaNo Buddies, and the word counts as of 3:00 p.m. today are as … Continue reading

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Winter Moods — Haiku

Winter I. White panther stirs fear, Snowy jaws open to kill: Winter slinks nearer. Winter II. Backlit snowflakes fall, Floating glitter in sunlight– Diamonds from Heaven. More haiku

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NaNoWriMo: Starter Pack

Do you take part in NaNoWriMo? The writing marathon starts in a week. Yes, it’s that time of year already! Below is a link to a wonderful overview of NaNoWriMo by Prakash Hegade, NaNoWriMo – Starter Pack, which includes answers … Continue reading

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Music Therapy 1

Music therapy, as defined by yours truly: Music that, by individual taste and selection, is good for the mind, heart, and soul, restoring balance to thoughts, body systems, attitude, and outlook. Music regenerates the mind and body, contributes to creativity, … Continue reading

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You Vote: What Was Your Favourite Writing Song of 11-31?

It’s that time again! Your chance to vote for the next set of Today’s Writing Song. If the poll doesn’t work for you, just leave your vote in the comments and it will be counted. If you want to vote … Continue reading

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Day 31: Today’s Writing Song

The ultimate song for all you dreamers and writers! Contains some beautiful space photos as well. DREAM WEAVER — Gary Wright This is the final music post of the May 2017 set of Today’s Writing Song. Songs 1-10 were posted … Continue reading

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Day 30: Today’s Writing Song

Check out the Aurora Borealis (Norther Lights) seen in the Edmonton area last night! (Below.) I Ran (So Far Away) by A Flock of Seagulls has been a long-time favourite. The extended version allows a writer to escape into a … Continue reading

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F IS FOR FLOWER

Originally posted on Iain Kelly:
Gabi drove them to Frogner Park. They arrived at 11.30. The first buds of spring were showing, colours beginning to emerge among the green grass and leaves. Parking the squad car at the entrance they…

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