Writers Helping Writers : From The Workshop

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"Burnt Out Ends of Smoky Days - Pt. 1" by laurieberke
Kind of a love story, kind of an edgy 'coming of age' story. Not that much will be evident, as this is just the beginning.
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"Extraction" by Daltonwriting
A man breaks a tooth and needs an immediate dental appointment. Little does he know that this is an appointment that he will never forget.
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"Take One, Chapter 2 " by Bellbird
A family is coming apart. Mitch, a military analyst, is disturbed by his beautiful wife Winnie's attitude toward him and their teenaged daughter...
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"The Girl from Outer Space" by Joe P
An alien was living inside a girl. Now she lives inside the body of a local sheriff and is hunting for another one of her kind.
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"The Orbital Congress" by Yegwen
Days after Earth declared its independence from the Orbital, Captain Everard Hoff faces the impossible task of maintaining order amongst protests in...

Sharpen Your Skills : Essays On Writing

Chuck Palahniuk

One Word Leads To The Next: Unconventional Conjunctive Devices

From: Chuck Palahniuk
An essay that explores unconventional conjunctive devices and how they can link a story together, making it more like a song or piece of music.
Chuck Palahniuk

The Haunting: How To Conquer The Shame Of Being A Writer

From: Chuck Palahniuk
An essay about why the vocation of writing can sometimes feel shameful, and how to own that shame and then eventually conquer it.