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Archive for November, 2011
by Dan Tricarico • 13 comments
Today's topic: Poetry and NaNoWriMo
It’s been awhile since I’ve been able to get to the gym. The Scrib Gym, I mean. The last time I was in an actual gym, I think Eisenhower was in office and Patsy Cline was on the charts. But I digr...
by Alex Cabal • 17 comments
Congratulations to the winners, and make sure to check out our latest writing contest!
Announcing the winners of the Scribophile Television Show Writing Contest! Thanks to everyone who entered our last writing contest, and thanks to flash fiction master Len Kuntz for taking the time ou...
by Laura Preble • 2 comments
When you write, do you need to rest after completing a project? Or do you charge back into the fray immediately?
To paraphrase the Bard: “To write, or not to write, that is the question: Whether 'tis nobler in the mind to suffer The slings and arrows of outrageous rejection, Or to take arms against a se...
by Justin C. Key • 11 comments
Can you put too much emotions into your characters?
Stacy was just dumped by her boyfriend of four years. She feels numb inside. She wants to scream. Every pore of her body bears the weight of her loss. But wait…the phone is ringing. Her heart jumps in...
by Nina Munteanu • 8 comments
Over the past twenty years, a growing body of literature has shown beneficial effects of writing about traumatic, emotional and stressful events on physical and emotional health.
Words are a form of action, capable of influencing change—Ingrid Bengis We’re all writers here … But how many of us, when asked about what we do, respond with “I write” or “I’m writing a book” or “...
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