Writers Helping Writers : From The Workshop

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"No Land for Heroes" by calblack
It's a wonderful night for a train robbery. Mildred Berry has everything figured out for an easy, bloodless, heist. Unfortunately, things go...
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"Love like Strangers" by TemperProblm
We are introduced to our hero, freshly on the receiving end of some rather unfortunate news.
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"Cruelties" by herlit
Protagonist stuck in the middle of nowhere must face an ancient evil.
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"Carpe Diem: A Memoir (Beginning - 919 words including two options) " by Alan H Jordan
I'm curious if you like the first draft of the beginning of this book. Be totally candid. You won't hurt my feelings.
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"Receding" by herlit
An old issue comes back during a Halloween party while the MC's stepmother disappears.

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.