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Guest author: Deborah Jay – #Writers, be true to yourself

Rather a grand headline, I know, but you’ll understand where I’m coming from as you read further. Amongst other things, I am a writer. Those ‘other things’ include caring for an elderly parent (two, until recently), and running a full-time … Continue reading

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Aliens and guillotines- 6 reasons to break the editing rules

From the archives – May 2015: I was curious. Being a writer, I keep seeing articles about the editing software available online to help writers and, over coffee, I thought I would have a quick look. I browsed a number … Continue reading

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Aliens and guillotines- 6 reasons to break the editing rules.

I was curious. Being a writer, I keep seeing articles about the editing software available online to help writers and, over coffee, I thought I would have a quick look. I browsed a number of them, duly pasting a chunk … Continue reading

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