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Let’s Take a Look at John Steinbeck’s Six Writing Tips

John Steinbeck is a literary icon. According to Wikipedia, his most notable works were Of Mice and Men (1937), The Grapes of Wrath (1939), and East of Eden (1952). Steinbeck also won the Pulitzer Prize for Fiction in 1940 and the Novel Prize for Literature in 1962. I think it would be fair to assume… Continue reading Let’s Take a Look at John Steinbeck’s Six Writing Tips

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How to Use Your Media Kit to Help Boost Your Marketing

Prepare the document with pictures, contact information, and testimonials. You can use this to send to journalists or any media, to request they interview you or to get someone's attention. If you're prepared and have one in your kit then it's ready to go at a moments notice. It is easily emailed and presents a professional image.

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55 Writing Contests in February 2021 – No entry fees – by Erica Verrillo

Writing contests are one of my favorite things to do when I have extra time. They can be challenging, but if you get an honorable mention, place, or win the sense of validation is huge.