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Writing Stylish Sentences

When it comes to writing stylish sentences, you have many choices. You can go vintage or opt for the latest thing to hit the runway as long as you don't violate the rules of grammar. Here are some points [more…]

New Media, New Grammatical Errors

Texts, tweets, instant messages, e-mails, and visual presentations featuring bulleted lists are relatively new on the scene, and the grammatical rules governing them are still evolving. Nevertheless, most [more…]

5 Things to Check for Grammatical Perfection

Looking over a piece of writing before you sign off on it is a good habit to form. Remember to check these common spots that attract trouble: [more…]

1,001 Grammar Practice Questions For Dummies Cheat Sheet

As the old cliché says, "practice makes perfect," and while you're on the road to grammar perfection, a quick glance at the rules for proper grammar usage may help. Review some basic — and important — [more…]

Building Your Writing From the Basics: Total Immersion

Copyright © 2014 George Green and Lizzy Kremer. All rights reserved.

Keeping going with your writing can be hard, so here’s a look at ways in which you can write a lot in a short space of time. [more…]

Examining the Elements of a Novel: Using the Senses

Copyright © 2014 George Green and Lizzy Kremer. All rights reserved.

Here’s a look at ways in which you can make sure that the story you’re writing has something in it that appeals to all your readers. [more…]

Starting to Write a Novel: Writing from Pictures

Copyright © 2014 George Green and Lizzy Kremer. All rights reserved.

Getting up a head of steam is difficult when you're writing a novel, so here’s a look at how you can use visual aids to get you past [more…]

Finishing Up Your Novel: Deepening the Shallows

Copyright © 2014 George Green and Lizzy Kremer. All rights reserved.

Finishing your novel is a bit like cleaning your house. OK, everyone cleans their house in a different way [more…]

10 Novels You Need to Read and Why

Copyright © 2014 George Green and Lizzy Kremer. All rights reserved.

Making a list of your ten favourite novels is great fun: Great fun, that is, in conversation with friends. Apart from anything else, [more…]

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