Positive Writer

Writing through doubt and fear, and you can, too!

Top 50 Writing Blogs for 2015

Today I have the honor of announcing the Top 50 Writing Blogs for 2015!

It’s hard to believe an entire year has passed and yet, here we are with a new list of awesome blogs, and we’ve expanded it from the Top 25 to the Top 50. How cool is that?

The Best Writing Blogs 2015!

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How To Give Constructive Writing Criticism (That Actually Helps)

Since we’ve already discussed Surviving Criticism without Losing Confidence in Your Writing, I thought it would be fun and helpful to also talk about the best way to give others feedback on their writing.

How to Give Constructive Writing Criticism

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The Agony of Early Drafts – Should YOU Keep Writing? (Good Question)

Note: This is a guest post by Natasa Lekic, she is the founder of NY Book Editors, which connects independent authors to highly experienced editors. She’s a big fan of what authors manage to do when they believe in themselves.

The question every writer with an early draft wants to ask editors and literary agents is, “Should I keep writing?” They want to know if it’s any good, otherwise they’ll quit wasting their time. It sounds like a reasonable inquiry…

The-Art-of-Editing-a-First-Draft

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Face Fear the Wright Way and Write Your Best Work

It’s dreadful. It’s suffocating. It’s absolutely, completely and utterly, debilitating.

Yes. Yes it can be. It can be all of those things. So how do you beat the fear that’s holding you back?

Face your writing fears.

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