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Quotes by Writers on Writing #25-36

Carolyn’s Online Magazine (#COMe) QUOTES BY WRITERS ON WRITING #25-36 In my general reading I mark meaningful quotes. Below are Quotes #25-36 gleaned from magazine articles or other sources, quotes which might otherwise not be found in other lists of … Continue reading

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Valentine’s Day: Bah, Humbug!

Carolyn’s Online Magazine VALENTINE’S DAY: BAH, HUMBUG! SCENE: Victoria and Losen are conversing in a store in the greeting card aisle. Victoria: Hello, Losen! Nice to see you out on this nice day. The winter’s been so cold and snowy … Continue reading

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Quotes by Writers on Writing #13-24

Carolyn’s Online Magazine QUOTES BY WRITERS ON WRITING #13-24 In my general reading I mark meaningful quotes. Below are Quotes #13-24 gleaned from magazine articles or other sources, quotes which might otherwise not be found in other lists of writing … Continue reading

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Can You Write Your Memoir in Six Words?

Carolyn’s Online Magazine CAN YOU WRITE YOUR MEMOIR…IN SIX WORDS?     Five members of The Beanery Writers Group had a “casual meeting” on April 17, 2009. This meeting filled a gap between meetings caused by the cancellation of our regular meeting … Continue reading

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Writing a Novel: Elation, Despair, and a Sugar Rush

Carolyn’s Online Magazine (#COMe) WRITING A NOVEL: ELATION, DESPAIR, AND A SUGAR RUSH A newspaper article on an author, last-named Buckley, first name in lost part of the article, writes of novel authorship: …in a novel, you get to make … Continue reading

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Quotes by Writers on Writing #1-12

Carolyn’s Online Magazine (#COMe) QUOTES BY WRITERS ON WRITING #1-12 In my general reading I mark meaningful quotes. Below are Quotes #1-12 gleaned from magazine articles or other sources, quotes which might otherwise not be found in other lists of writing … Continue reading

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The Art of the Interview: Rules & Techniques

Carolyn’s Online Magazine THE ART IF THE INTERVIEW: A DISCUSSION ON RULES AND TECHNIQUES Although most writers are familiar with interviewing techniques, reviewing them is a good reminder. While writing for the Fay-West newspaper my editor asked me to do … Continue reading

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Who’s Story Is It?

Carolyn’s Online Magazine WHO’S STORY IS IT? As I scoot about the house picking up clutter my mind strays to my new job title: independent writographer. During my 6th or 7th life I began dabbling in photojournalism, journalism, journaling, magazine … Continue reading

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Paraprosdokian Twists

Carolyn’s Online Magazine PARAPROSDOKIAN TWISTS I opened my email this morning and saw a strange word in the subject line. Since I trusted the sender—my friend Alice from Lakeside, Ohio, who lives in Australia—my curiosity made me open the correspondence. … Continue reading

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Ooooh, It’s Time to Rise…to Prepare to Write: Part 2

Carolyn’s Online Magazine OOOOH, IT’S TIME TO RISE…TO PREPARE TO WRITE PART 2—2nd Progress Update Why would someone take over a decade to write a novel? I have dedicated the time between January 15 and April 15, 2015, to completing … Continue reading

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