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Why Now Is The Best Time In History To Be A Writer (Take Advantage of It)

Note: This is a guest post by Devlin Blake. Devlin is an accomplished fiction author and writing coach with over two dozen published books. If you’d like a complimentary copy of Devlin’s Plotting Alchemy, an easy way to plan a story, follow this link.

Let’s face it, a lot has changed over the past two decades, particularly when it comes to technology. However, nowhere has there been a bigger upheaval than writing and publishing.

In fact, we are living in one of the 3 biggest revolutions in writing history. And while change is scary, now is one of the best times to be a writer.

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How and Why You Should Start a Daily Positive Journal

For the longest time, I struggled with a negative mindset. I constantly told myself what could go wrong would go wrong. And, I was usually right. When things did go well, I believed that it was luck or someone stepped up to help, or hey, maybe it was Halloween and reality was wearing a mask.

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Best Writing Blogs for Writers Awards 2017

Welcome to the 4th annual writing blogs awards 2017!

This year represents a change in the title as: The Best Writing Blogs for Writers Awarded by PositiveWriter.com.

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Don’t Let the “Play-It-Safers” Talk You Out of Your Writing Potential

No matter what your personal ambitions are as a writer, there will always be play-it-safers who tell you writing is a bad choice, it’s not worth it, there’s no money in it and, well, basically you need to lower your expectations and live down here with the rest of us. Don’t listen to them.

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Nominate Your Favorite Writing Blog for 2017

Happy New Year! It’s that time again – to nominate your favorite writing blog for 2017.

Let’s do this!

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I’d like your help with choosing the best writing blogs for 2017. Are you up for the challenge?

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Top Ten Blog Posts on Writing All Time (on Positive Writer)

Have you ever surprised yourself? You know, did something far better than you expected and yet, you don’t have a clue as to how you did it? I bet you have. How did that make you feel? Pretty good and yet, pretty confused, I’m sure.

What’s the secret to knocking your work out of the park?

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Ten Books on Writing and Creativity for your Christmas Shopping List

Need stocking stuffers that actually mean something and will make a difference in people’s lives? I thought so. Me too. So I went looking and I found some!

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Use The Force to Succeed as a Writer (Can You Feel It?)

Jealousy. It’s in you. We all have a dark side. The dark side of the writer is powerful. You must learn to use it for the good of your writing.

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One Goal to be a Brilliant, Accomplished Writer (Are You Ready?)

I believe in keeping your goals for writing and for life, simple, and if you do that, goal-setting and goal-management doesn’t require software. In fact, you can do it with a single index card.

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Today Only, Get 6 Top Writing Books for just $0.99!

I’ve teamed up with a great group of authors to provide you with some of the best books on writing available, for just $0.99 each! Today only!

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