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The Ultimate Guide to Writing Better Than You Normally Do

Colin Nissan offers some tips.

  • Write Every Day.
  • Don’t Procrastinate.
  • Fight Through Writer’s Block.
  • Learn From the Masters.
  • Find Your Muse.
  • Hone Your Craft.
  • Ask for Feedback.
  • Read, Read, Read.
  • Study the Rules, Then Break Them.
  • Keep it Together.

A sample:

Read, Read, Read.

It’s no secret that great writers are great readers, and that if you can’t read, your writing will often suffer. Similarly, if you can read but have to move your lips to get through the longer words, you’ll still be a pretty bad writer. Also, if you pronounce “espresso” like “expresso.”

Still curious? Take a look at: A list of rules for writers from George Orwell, 8 Tips on How to Write a Good Short Story, and The Best Book On The Art Of Writing.