Golden Rules for Good Writing

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Bill Gates called one of the books by Steven Pinker as his favourite book of all time. Famed as a Harvard linguistic, Steven Pinker is the author of several bestsellers.   Sharing his wisdom on Twitter, in just 13 tweets, his best advice boils down to, “Reverse engineer what you read; don’t go meta; omit needless …

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Writing Advice from Local Authors

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Lindsey Anderson asked three authors how they approach writing. Sara Dahmen replied, “Any aspiring author, or even those well-trenched, can never get enough networking.” Amy E. Reichert says, “Take advantage of the wonderful author events at Boswell Books, and Books & Co in Oconomowoc.” Valerie Biel says, “You must be persistent in your desire to …

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