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Henry Miller’s 11 Commandments of Writing and His Daily Creative Routine

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"We are all unreliable narrators, not just in the way we tell our stories to others but how we tell them to ourselves." Our perceptions of situations and people change, the best characters reflect that.

29 Ways to Stay Creative

That last one: finish something. Absolutely, doesn't matter what it is or how small it is, that feeling of knowing you've finished a project is great.

Words Commonly Used to Describe Sounds

The trick is to not use them in their stereotypical way. Ex: "A hard knot clutched at her throat as the little orphan mewed closer, a dirty hand outstretched."

Paragraph Reminder~ This is great for students who are beginning to write multi-paragraph narratives or essays. Simple, clear, and helpful!