Why Mindset is Important for a Writer

Why Mindset is Important for a Writer

It takes hard work and the right mindset to be the best "you" possible. Thankfully, you can change your mindset – you just need to be willing to try.

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Best Christmas Books Ever Written

Best Christmas Books Ever Written

'Tis the season, folks! We've got a list of the 25 best Christmas books ever written. Take a look and let us know if your favorite made the cut.

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Anthropomorphism & Personification: What's the Difference?

Anthropomorphism & Personification: What's the Difference?

Anthropomorphism and personification both ascribe human qualities to inanimate or living things like animals or clocks. They’re used differently, however, in literature, movies, music, and other creative venues. We take a look at the differences between them.

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Serialize Your Novel on Medium

Serialize Your Novel on Medium

Looking for a unique way to bring your book to a new audience? Try serializing it on Medium! All you need is a free Medium account to get started.

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Why You Should Be Using ProWritingAid’s Google Chrome Extension

Why You Should Be Using ProWritingAid’s Google Chrome Extension

If you’ve been copying and pasting your email or social media content into ProWritingAid’s online editor, that’s wonderful… but there’s an easier way. You should be using ProWritingAid’s Chrome extension.

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What Does the Writer's Life Really Look Like?

What Does the Writer's Life Really Look Like?

Want to enjoy the perks of the writer's life? Start here.

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The Best Crime Books Ever Written

The Best Crime Books Ever Written

What are the best crime novels ever written? Here's our definitive list!

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Are You Taking Advantage of ProWritingAid’s Extras?

Are You Taking Advantage of ProWritingAid’s Extras?

Here at ProWritingAid, we have tons to offer in addition to our main products. Here's a sneak peek.

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Avoiding He Said & She Said

Avoiding He Said & She Said

Do you really need to use "he said" and "she said" after every bit of dialogue? Actually, no. You have other options like not using a dialogue tag at all, or showing who’s talking by action outside dialogue. We examine the options in this article.

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How to Nail Third-Person Narrative

How to Nail Third-Person Narrative

Who here likes to play God? Do you enjoy making your characters dance like a puppet on a string? Or do you agonize over every twist of the screw you make that ratchets the tension? If you answered yes to the puppeteer role, you probably like writing in the third-person omniscient point of view.

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