Starter’s Guide For Writing: Creating A Online Presence

An article written by: Lee Sonogan “You cannot get anybody to do something if they’re not paying attention to you.” – Brian Carter Having an online presence is important when writing or anything else if you are publishing content for the internet and extra. In the digital age there is many options to use for…

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Creative Writing For Dummies, a book review

A book review written by: Lee Sonogan (2009) Education, Creative writing tips “Learn from one of the best editors and teachers in the business. She pushed my writing to award-winning status.” – Dreda Say Mitchell, Author of Running Hot. One book I have read about creative writing. Buying this book ages ago, its methods and…

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100 Ideas for List Prompts

A list written by: Lee Sonogan Lists are everywhere! Here are some more! Use these for creative projects to helping yourself in life. I like making lists for many reasons. To categorize and make sense of information. Process information more efficiently. And it makes me organised most of the time. The following list is in…

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The Negatives of Blogging

An article written by: Lee Sonogan “Blogging is hard because of the grind required to stay interesting and relevant.” – Sufia Tippu Blogging is hard and I am guilty of creating content that is not perfect. Saying that, I guess every blogger has issues managing their lives and blogging at the same time. With all…

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Starter’s guide for writing: Creating relevant characters

An article written by: Lee Sonogan   The key to creating better plots rests in a deeper understanding of character. — Kristen Lamb, quote from Great Characters–The Beating Heart of Great Fiction Creating characters can be applied to all kinds of writing. Characters are important to stories and creative writing. They become very relevent to what ever…

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Starter’s guide for writing: Development of concepts

An article written by: Lee Sonogan “All growth depends upon activity. There is no development physically or intellectually without effort, and effort means work.” – Calvin Coolidge An event constituting a new stage in a changing situation. Development in anything is to improve and add-on to a concept. Any project out there you would plan and…

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Starter’s guide for writing: Data collecting and research

An article written by: Lee Sonogan “Do research. Feed your talent. Research not only wins the war on cliche, it’s the key to victory over fear and it’s cousin, depression.” ― Robert McKee, Story: Substance, Structure, Style, and the Principles of Screenwriting Data collecting is self-explanatory. Research can mean so much more. They are both…

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