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Is It The Readers?

I have always been passionate about books, stories and beautiful writing. Specially good books. Books that tell the truth, the painful truths about humanity. Books that make me cry of sadness and books that make me laugh with joy and … Continue reading

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How Could I Have Missed It?

Ernest Hemingway wrote: “It is awfully easy to be hard-boiled about everything in the daytime, but at night is another thing.” Do you ever wonder how different your perception of things is between day and night? Do you notice how … Continue reading

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Hang On To Their Words

We humans are social animals by nature. We need to communicate, to talk, to socialize. We need to ask questions about things that interest us in the same way we seek assurance and approval for the things we do. And … Continue reading

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There Is No ‘One Right Way’ To Write

“You can’t build a reputation on what you’re going to do.” Henry Ford Ever since I remember I have been reading authors’ biographies, listening to interviews and noting down any advice that I think will help me to become a … Continue reading

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Sorry Not For Us

A few months back I got yet another “rejection email” from a publisher. Over the years and following the advice of other experienced writers I have learned to accept rejections with an open mind and not take them personally. Now … Continue reading

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A Writer’s Eye

Ernest Hemingway wrote: “A writer’s problem does not change. It is always how to write truly and having found what is true, to project it in such a way that it becomes a part of this experience of the person … Continue reading

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There’s Something In Me Pushing Me To Write

Do you have an idol? Do you have someone you are dying to meet one day? Whether it’s this person’s personality that you admire and love, or their work and success, be it in the arts, in entertainment, science, history, … Continue reading

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Books, Books, and Books

There’s an old saying: “Everyone has a story to tell.” We have all been fond of stories at some point in our lives. For some of us that love has turned into passion so much so that there’s nothing in … Continue reading

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Stay Away From Dream Killers

It’s one of those mornings again when I can’t decide on what to write without the fear of repetition. When I have so many thoughts and ideas cooking in my head and yet I can’t pick one and stick to … Continue reading

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Is It Considered A Sin

Is it considered a sin if the author gives out too much information about his/her book in its introduction? Information on what the book is about or as to what the readers should expect from it. Is it not better … Continue reading

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