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    Category: Writing

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    The Irish Times

    Black Butterflies author and UCD creative writing lecturer Priscilla Morris writes about the family stories that inspired her Sarajevo novel. The Siege of Sarajevo started 30 years ago.

    Three ...

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    The Hindu

    Writing by hand strengthens memory power, muscle power, and concentration span, which augment the cognitive ability to process information.

    Writing or drawing by hand is a natural ...

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    Authority Pub

    How long can a story be before it’s no longer a short story?

    Or what’s the maximum short story length for flash fiction?

    If you’re a fiction writer, you’re already familiar ...

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    New Age

    Frequently outspoken in her criticism of political developments in her home country India and around the world, Booker prize-winning novelist and prolific essayist Arundhati Roy has proven that ...

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    The Guardian

    The Romanian-American poet Maya C Popa published her award-winning first collection, American Faith, in 2019.

    This week’s poem is from her most recent chapbook Dear Life, one ...

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    Great Courses Daily

    The tale of how Odin got the mead of poetry from the enemies of the gods begins when the Aesir gods and the Vanir gods had ended their war.

    They wanted to make some token of ...

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    Forbes

    Cognitive overload can be alarming. Too much information can be difficult to process and lead to an unsatisfying experience, whether it is reading an academic paper or an email.

    The ...

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    The Creative Penn

    Hello Creatives, I saw signs of spring on my canal walk yesterday and as ever, the year marches on apace. I hope you are getting into your creative projects as we move into February.

    I've ...

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    PR News

    With a new year approaching, many of us choose self-improvement as part of our annual resolutions. For some PR pros, writing is at the top of the list—and rightly so.

    Even in ...

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    Business Review

    If you want to earn from writing, then here are some tips that can help you start earning. It’s not just about good ideas or fancy writing; it is also about who reads your work.

    If ...

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    Consett Author

    An interest in Victorian literature is the inspiration that has driven a County Durham man to write his second novel ‘Black Soul Rising’ which has been published this week.

    Anthony ...

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    Weekly Roundup

    I can't believe I forgot to put this up yesterday!

    My excuse is that I was instructed to paint the downstairs loo, and that took a fair bit longer than expected.

    If you're ...

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    Hindustan Times

    Rameshinder Singh Sandhu talks about his love of writing and why it is such an important part of his life.

    “A unique euphoria awaits me as I wrap up a piece, and ...

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