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Emma Darwin
Writing, reading, teaching: This is Not a Book About Charles Darwin Feb 2019; writes fiction; blogs @ This Itch of Writing. p.s. he's my great-great-grandfather
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Kellie Jackson Jun 18
🌟🔥💥ONE ticket💥🔥 🌟suddenly available for tonight’s Voice salon with
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Tony Riches Jun 15
Nearly finished a draft? Can't quite write "The End"? You're not alone.
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Emma Darwin Jun 17
Replying to @ADarkWhimsy
I think it would only be easier if you weren't developing as a writer. While you still are developing, you're always trying to do new things - and so always at the outer edge of what you can do.
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Samuel Joseph Jun 15
"Show, don't tell" is a useful rule to follow when you're getting started as a , but there's more to it than just that. does an excellent job explaining the nuances involved.
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Emma Darwin Jun 17
You're welcome! The general "tool-kit" is here, which might have other useful things in it. Good luck!
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Kellie Jackson Jun 17
Tuesday’s salon with & is 💥💥💥SOLD OUT 💥💥💥 Pls DM or email via the website if you’d like to go on the wait list. Sorry for any disappointment folks.
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Emma Darwin Jun 17
Hi Rachel - you're SO not alone. This is a newish post on my blog This Itch of Writing, which is my Top 10 tips for editing and revising. It has links to most of the other relevant posts, so hopefully it'll help.
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Kellie Jackson Jun 17
💥Only 1️⃣ place left💥for our salon with author talking VOICE & process in London tomorrow eve alongside & me. We’d love you to join us 🦢🍰📚🍹
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Rhian Ivory Jun 14
There are now 45 UK/Ireland locations for Writing Weekends, coming from January 2020. I'll be tutoring in the area, come join me 📚💻✍ Full details on the webpage: (link: )
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Dr Francis Young Jun 14
Replying to @holland_tom
One verb I do love, and which is a genuine medieval term, is 'relicking' (to go on pilgrimage to relics, or to collect them). It sounds very jolly, for some reason
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Forward Prizes Jun 14
BREAKING NEWS! Aged 16 to 19? Studying for or similar? Then our Creative Critics competition with is for you! To enter, write a poem in response to one on our shortlist and tell us how the poem influenced you
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Emma Darwin Jun 15
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Kellie Jackson Jun 14
“ Why can’t you just finish the damn novel?” - I really don’t know but does...
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Emma Darwin Jun 15
Replying to @ratzo318
Hope it was useful!
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Emma Darwin Jun 15
Replying to @ADarkWhimsy
So glad the blog is helping. GOOD LUCK with the powering onwards!
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Emma Darwin Jun 15
IYM on my poor, starving Itch of Writing: "Nearly Finished A Draft? Can't Quite Write "The End"? You're Not Alone."
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Emma Darwin Jun 15
Nearly finished a draft of your book? Dying to get to the end but can't find the focus & energy for the final push? You're not alone, but what on earth is going on? New on This Itch of Writing
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Emma Darwin Jun 14
So near the end the end of your book or draft - so why can't you find the focus & energy for the final push? What on earth is going on? You're not alone! New on This Itch of Writing:
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Emma Darwin Jun 14
Dying to get to the end of a draft of your book, but can't find the focus & energy for the final push? Why can't you just finish? What on earth is going on? New on This Itch of Writing:
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Emma Darwin Jun 14
Nearly finished a draft of your book? Dying to get to the end, but can't find the focus & energy for the final push? What on earth is going on? You're not alone! New on This Itch of Writing:
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