My Twisted Writer Brain…

My Twisted Writer Brain…Call for Submissions April 2020.

There are many markets open for submissions. Publications like Chicken Soup for the Soul, anthologies and independent magazines are looking for your work. I did not compile either of these lists but wanted to share them with you because I know how daunting it can be wading through sites trying to find open markets. Have… Continue reading My Twisted Writer Brain…Call for Submissions April 2020.

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My Twisted Writer Brain…Get Rid of the Filler Words

When I write, I don't think. As a result, I have twenty words that make their way to the page when they don't belong. What are filler words? They're words that slip into our sentences but are unnecessary, don't enhance the sentence, and pad the numbers with junk. Here is a list of my filler… Continue reading My Twisted Writer Brain…Get Rid of the Filler Words

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My Twisted Writer Brain…Verb or Noun? Oh man…

I recently wrote a scene that took place in a grocery store and I learned the difference between lineup and line up. Do you know the difference? See, this is the kind of English that makes my head hurt. I'm so thankful that English is my first language and I don't have to figure out… Continue reading My Twisted Writer Brain…Verb or Noun? Oh man…