Resources: For Aspiring Editors

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10 Ways to Kick-Start a Stalled Story

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  1. Introduce a new character
  2. Kill off an existing character
  3. Throw an unexpected obstacle in the path of your character
  4. Edit your opening
  5. Let your character go somewhere they’ve never been before
  6. Write from another character’s point of view
  7. Let your character discover a secret
  8. Let your character share a secret with someone else
  9. Let your character fall in love
  10. Start an argument between two characters
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The trail to Gotoku-ji.

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The Giver, 2014 ()

thoughts on the upcoming film adaptation of the giver by lois lowry? 

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Melissa May - “Dear Ursula” (WoWPS 2014)

"You, big lady, were the only Disney character who ever looked like me. And while you may not have had the waist line of a princess, I’ll be goddamned if you didn’t have the swagger of a queen."

Performing during prelims at the 2014 Women of the World Poetry Slam. Melissa placed 7th overall in the tournament.

it’s been a while since a poem has actually made me break down sobbing.

I am posting this on every social media website I can.

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18 Famous Literary First Lines Perfectly Paired With Rap Lyrics

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This is amazing and from mentalfloss.

1. ERNEST HEMINGWAY/WALE

He was an old man who fished alone in a skiff
With an impending mixtape that only seems like a myth
(The Old Man and The Sea and “New Soul”)

2. WILLIAM BUTLER YEATS/RUN-D.M.C.

Turning and turning in the widening gyre
I won’t stop rockin’ till I retire

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Funeral Customs information on 50+ religions & groups.

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