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What on Earth is Purple Prose?

As a writer, you’ve likely come across the term ‘purple prose’ on more than one occasion – usually delivered with a sneer or some inflection that marks the phrase as an unmistakeable pejorative. But if you’re something of a novice in the world of writing and publishing, you might be asking yourself each time: just […]

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Idiom: Even a blind squirrel finds a nut once in a while
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5 Steps to Prep for Productive Editing

It’s easy to find plenty of talk about ways to maintain productivity when you’re writing… but what about when you’re editing? After all, it could be argued that the editing phase is when you need to be most focused – when you have to push your scrutiny levels to their limit, yet maintain composure as […]

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