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  • How To Write Your First Novel: Writing The Story

    Now that you've succeeded in finding your story, it's time to write. Novel writing software can help you on your way. Keep track of the length of your story. I...
  • How To Rescue Your Inner Artist

    Do you talk only in the past tense about being creative, like it was in almost forgotten former lifetime? Do you long to be more creative again but fear it's gone...
  • How To Beat Writer’s Block in 3 Powerful Steps

    Writer’s block causes more pain and anguish for writers than anything else. But you don’t need to be a helpless victim. Here are 3 powerful steps to overcoming...
  • How To Write Your First Novel: You Need a Story

    They say that everyone has at least one good novel in him or her. That may be true, but how do you get it out? The most important aspect of a novel is the story....
  • How To Write a Personal Profile

    Personal profiles, especially online, are an excellent way to distill information about you into a digestible and interesting format. A profile is a scrapbook of your...
  • How To Unlock Your Amazing Creative Writing Potential

    On a scale of 0 to 10, how much of your creative writing potential is being put to use right now? 10? 8? 5? Zero?! Everyone can take action to become a better writer....
  • How To Use Creative Writing Prompts To Juice Up Your Writing

    Sometimes the ideas just don’t come. You desperately want to write but don’t know where to start. This is where creative writing prompts can be so invaluable. Read...
  • How To Start Writing a Novel

    Well begun is half-done. Before you start writing your novel, are you sure what novel you're going to write?
  • How To Write an Aubade

    Who among us hasn’t awoken in the morning with a certain amount of longing for the night to continue? Such longing isn't the sole territory of the...
  • How To Prepare for a Dance Audition

    This article will give you advice and pointers on how to prepare for a dance audition. I will go through some important steps that will get you through both the...
  • How To Analyze a Movie

    A film, whether it is a blockbuster Hollywood production or a small independent effort, has a number of elements that come together in order to guide the audience...
  • How To Sing With A Microphone

    Professional musicians often receive instruction on proper microphone technique as part of their musical training, but very few karaoke or amateur singers get that...
  • How To Sing Karaoke for the First Time

    Many bars, restaurants and private event centers have regularly scheduled karaoke nights, which means the chances of you finding yourself with a songbook and a request...
  • How To Form a Garage Band

    This will have to be out little secret... If you succeed in forming a garage band, you can't ever reveal to anyone that you sought the advice of an online article -...
  • How To Find Writing Workshops

    Attending a writing workshop can be a real asset to your writing career as well as being a chance to meet other writers, editors, and publishers.  Workshops may be...
  • How To Write a Rejection Letter

    Anyone who works with freelance writers needs to be able to write a firm, yet friendly rejection letter. Not all submissions are going to be right for your...
  • How To Blog

    It's hard to ignore the popularity of blogs.  From elementary school children to octogenarians, thousands of people of all ages, genders and backgrounds are creating...
  • How To Write a White Paper

    A white paper is usually thought of as a technical document accompanying a product. White papers are created with the purpose of selling a product to another company...
  • How To Write Celebrity Gossip

    Celebrity gossip is the currently the hottest thing going in the online writing world. There is plenty of it going into newscasts, newspapers and magazines, but the...
  • How To Write a Business Plan

    Creating a business plan is an important part of starting a new business or expanding on an existing business...it can help you attract potential investors, as well as...
  • How To Jumpstart Creative Writing

    Among the many topics frequently discussed by writing groups is the topic of writer's block. How can a writer who feels stuck in the writing process jumpstart her...
  • How To Make Short Movies

    They give Oscars for them. They show them at festivals. They may even, on rare occasions, pay for them. Film lovers love a short movie or short film. In the digital...
  • How To Write a Wedding Speech

    It can be a nerve-wracking experience to be asked to contribute to a couple's big day with a wedding speech. If you're the maid of honor or best man at a...
  • How To Write Dismissals: Termination of Employment Letter

    The process of hiring an employee is more one of bonding than anything else. And the goal is to integrate the new hire into an already established team. Most of the...
  • Writing Sports Articles: Tips for Article Writing

    Before the age of ESPN, the Internet, and instant replay, it was the reporter in the stands writing up the game for the local paper, and, okay, also the guy covering...
  • How To Write a Romance Novel: Romantic Fiction Writing Tips

    While people once snickered at the clichéd romance novel, today the genre comprises fully half of mass market book sales. This represents a powerful literary force...
  • How To Predict Best Picture Oscar Winners

    How can we predict Oscar winners? I bet it's worth more than a little pocket change to some of you on Oscar night. To predict successfully, you must banish...
  • How To Write a Bibliography

    According to the Merriam-Webster Dictionary, a bibliography is the works or a list of the works referred to in a text or consulted by the author in its production. In...
  • How To Write in Cursive: Cursive Handwriting Practice

    In the past, cursive writing (as opposed to block printing) was commonly taught to children at an early age in elementary school. Cursive handwriting consists of three...
  • How To Come Up with Writing Ideas

    No matter how much you enjoy writing, at one time or another, you're likely to run out of ideas.  How do you keep the thoughts flowing?  Where can you turn for...
  • How To Write Business Emails: Proper Business Email Format

    The advent of the Internet has made business communications easier, faster and more efficient. But the opportunity for e-mail misuse and abuse is abundant. A business...
  • Learn How To Slow Dance: Slow Dancing Instructions

    There is nothing like the threat of a slow dance to entice anxiety in an unprepared individual. The fear and dread surrounding this social activity probably starts in...
  • How To Write a Letter of Intent: Template, Example

    A letter of intent is typically written by a student who is trying to sell himself to an undergraduate college/university, a graduate school, an athletic department at...
  • How To Write an Acceptance Letter

    Writing an acceptance letter is an important part of accepting an offer of employment. Even if you have been contacted by phone and have verbally accepted the...
  • How To Write Flash Fiction

    Flash fiction is a form of short story writing that is very tight and concise. It pulls the reader into the story with the barest minimum of exposition and gets into...
  • How To Hire a Freelance Writer

    Are you in need of advertising copy for a print marketing campaign or perhaps a customer brochure?  Are you launching a web site and need compelling copy to fill the...
  • How To Keep a Writing Journal

    Whether you're a professional writer or would just like to explore your creative side, a writing journal is a great way to get in the habit of writing. ...
  • How To Ace an Essay Exam

    Whether you're in high school or grad school, an essay exam can be a daunting prospect.  However, with a little planning and thought, you can be on your way to acing...
  • How To Proofread

    Proofreading is the last step in completing a letter, a school paper, a written article, a story or any other written work. During the proofreading process, attention...
  • How To Write a Letter of Resignation

    As much as you enjoy your job, there is likely to come a time when you and your employer will choose to part ways. Perhaps it's for a better opportunity, to spend...
  • How To Read Aloud

    In college I had a professor whom I believed to be addled. I was in an advanced literature class and had been expecting Socratic questioning about the specific work's...
  • How To Write a Will

    A will is essentially a legal document that assigns your property and assets to specific people after your death. There are several ways to divide up the assets, and...
  • Writing Tips for Editorials and Persuasive Article Writing

    If you're opinionated and able to write using clear, persuasive language, then you may want to learn how to write newspaper editorials. An editorial is a way for a...
  • How To Write a Complaint Letter: Consumer Complaint

    Now that customer service is little more than a memory, the complaint letter serves as our direct line to report problems to the powers that be. Customer complaint...
  • How To Achieve Resolution

    And now, the moment we've all been waiting for... Most stories follow a traditional track: the main character pursues an objective, getting through obstacle after...
  • How To Create a Hero

    Forget what Tina Turner says -- we all do need another hero. And whether you're writing a novel, short story, or script, you can create the kind of unforgettable hero...
  • How To Instant Message

    Instant messaging. All the cool kids are doing it. Actually, just about all the kids in general are doing it. How do you instant message effectively? How do you even...
  • How To Play the Violin

    The violin, a four-stringed instrument played with a bow, can be mastered beginning with the following techniques.Find a qualified violin teacher.  The Suzuki method...
  • How To Write to Others on a Dating Site

    You have finally done it. You've taken the courageous step of putting yourself on an online dating website. Even better than that, you are getting responses! What you...
  • How To Write Horror: Writing Tips for Scary Stories

    Have you ever read a book that makes you fear your own shadow? Have you read through words that are so intense that the hair on your back stands up? Wouldn't you love...