Category Writing

Are You Ready For The Publishing Revolution?

Writing

Are You Ready For The Publishing Revolution?

by: John Colanzi

Writing has traditionally been considered a solitary craft. You wrote you article or book in seclusion. You submitted it to an editor or publisher and prayed it would be published.
Along comes the Internet and the monsters out of the cage. You now have the ability to self publish your work. You can throw up a Blog, hook up to an RSS feed and syndicate your writing.
You can form online communities with other writers. Readers can give immediate feedback on your work. You can promote your work in the virtual book stores such as Amazon.
The Internet has become a writer’s paradise.
With the advent of the Internet, you no longer are limited as a writer,. With a little research you can become a writer/publisher...

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Stop Struggling and Write Your Article

Writing

Stop Struggling and Write Your Article

by: David Roddis

Don’t let overwhelm hold you back— follow this expert advice and start writing your promotional article today.
As a writing coach, I frequently work with independent professionals who have great ideas for promotional articles, but no idea how to start writing them. Here are the first three of six essential steps to help you get clear about your subject, kick-start your process, and ensure your article is ready to go.
1. Have something you really, really want to say. It seems obvious, but before you write, make sure there’s a point you want to make, a story you want to tell, advice you just have to give...

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Write Right for the Right Reasons

Writing

Write Right for the Right Reasons

by: Scott Foreman

It seems that I must get dozens of newsletters and ezines in my email box every day. That does not include, of course, all the Internet Marketing groups that I belong to that send me a listing of all articles posted each day. It seems like thousands of new articles are published every week just on home business ideas alone. The pure volume of written material can be intimidating.
Why are there so many articles out there? Surely most of them go unread, right? I think you’d be surprised. The simple truth is, marketers write articles because they work. Let’s take a look at what original articles do for you, the writer. First, you’ve worked hard for the knowledge you have...

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The Lure Of The Limerick

Writing

The Lure Of The Limerick

by: Jae Taylor

No-one knows for certain how the name of an Irish Mid-Western city came to be associated with the short, irreverent, often bawdy verses of the limerick.
Some people believe that it came from the school of poets who lived in Croom, Co. Limerick in the nineteenth century; their specialisation was short satiric verses. The genre became a fixture in Victorian times, due in no small part to the author of nonsense verse, Edward Lear.
In the history of Irish literature the town of Croom, in Co. Limerick, is celebrated as the meeting place of the 18th century Fili na Maighe, the Gaelic poets of the Maigue. This was the original birth place of ‘the Limerick’...

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The Devil is in the Details: The Heavenly Benefits

Writing

The Devil is in the Details: The Heavenly Benefits of Specificity in Writing

by: Linda Abraham

You can argue about the devil, but certainly the substance, distinctiveness, and success of your essays depends on the details.
Many applicants tend to bury their uniqueness and success under vague assertions. You don’t want to hide your achievements; you want to trumpet them loudly and clearly...

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