Month: April 2016

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World Poetry Month: Song Lyrics by Eric Keizer

As poetry editor for Our Write Side, it would only be fitting for me to offer a poetry lesson of my own. To round out World Poetry Month, I figured I would do a piece on song lyrics. I have written a few songs, and love the idea of my poetry put to music- and…
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April 30, 2016 0

Written: Great Openings

While I don’t??always write a great opening line, I do hear a lot of praise about most of them. I’m not entirely sure if my process will work for anyone else, but since great openings are key to book sales, I’m going to share it with you today. The Breakdown There are 3 key essentials…
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April 29, 2016 1
Letters to Casper by Wendy Strain

5 Tools of the Ghostwriter’s Magic

Once people understand what a ghostwriter does, they always want to know how that works. Just how do I pull a story out of someone else???s head and turn it into a book? They think I???m performing magic, but here???s your peek behind the curtain. You might be surprised at how easy it can be.…
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