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How to Write Better: Writing Tips on Voice, Tense, Perspective, Cliché and Wordiness

 

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Whether you are writing fiction, non-fiction or in an academic setting, these tips are a vital foundation for good writing.

Maya Angelou Recites Her Poem: "And Still I Rise"

 

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Maya Angelou has steadfastly written beautiful poetry over many years. Watch her recites her poem "And Still I Rise" from her volume of poetry And Still I Rise, published in 1978.

50 Years of Research on Writing: What Have We Learned?

 

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Three of the world's leading scholars in the field of writing instruction and research examine the state of knowledge in the field and its relevance to questions about teaching and learning writing at all levels of education.

How to Sit Correctly When Working at a Computer

 

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You will sit correctly when writing at a computer after you watch this video.

Writing for The Web: 3 Main Tips

 

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Rocky Lewis, a long-time web writing expert, gives you the 3 main tips for writing for the web.

Do You Suffer from Grammar Obsessive Disorder?

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Find out the symptoms of Grammar Obsessive Disorder, and how you can cope with its virulent manifestations.

The Four Types of Bad Writers You Should Not Be

 

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Jim Ylisela sat down with Kevin Allen, to give a humorous demonstration of four common types of bad writers you should not be.

Are You a Good Writer? Here're Powerful Tips and Strategies to be One

 

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Lucy Calkins - author of the Units of Study for Reading and Writing series - offers words of wisdom on how to approach writing tasks to produce the best compositions.

Luanne Rice's Advice to Young Writers

Luanne Rice, author of 29 novels, shares some of the methods that have made her such a successful writer.

How to Become a Better Writer: 30-Seconds Tips

 

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Mark Ragan is put on the clock! In 30 seconds, he tells you the do's and don't of how to become a better writer.

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