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    Writer’s Phobia and Its Cure

    “There is no rule on how to write. Sometimes it comes easily and perfectly: sometimes it’s like drilling rock and then blasting it out with charges.” Ernest Hemingway Hippopotomonstrosesquippedaliophobia is the fear of long words. If you are a writer, you might have a few concerns of your own. How confident are you about sharing your latest work of fiction with your closest friend? That’s a frightening proposition, one that is part of every writer’s life.  You cannot act in your social life with your writer’s persona. The strange ways one adheres to while writing is a sight to scare away the most familiar faces. So, let’s establish that not…

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    Dealing with writers’ block and bad reviews

    “I’m writing a first draft and reminding myself that I’m simply shoveling sand into a box so that later i can build castles.” Shannon Hale In your journey as a writer, it will not always be roses and sunshine. For every couple of wins, approvals, five-star ratings, and excellent reviews, you will have to contend with a few back-end losses. These include some pretty harsh reviews, low ratings, unlimited revisions, outright rejection, and ever-lurking writer’s block.  Writing is the creative art of using words to influence a reader through information, entertainment, amusement, instruction, inspiration, or appeal. That mental, emotional, and spiritual influence is the goal of every good writer and…