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8 1/2 Steps to Writing Faster, Better

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In 8½ Steps to Writing Faster, Better you will learn:
•Why you should never, ever, ever write an outline to plan your writing (and what you should do instead).
•Five methods for turning off the voice in your head that says “I’m a crummy writer."
•How to budget your preparing, writing and self-editing time (the numbers will surprise you).
•Why walking away from your work is one
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Paperback, First, 120 pages
Published 2008 by Highbury Street Books
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Russ Skinner
Apr 14, 2016 rated it it was amazing
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I got to know the author through her Twitter feed (@pubcoach), and she has frequently mentioned this book. As I get more serious about blogging, and perhaps other writing, I thought I should check out the book. I'm glad I did.

I will be going through the book more thoroughly, and will keep it at hand as I implement her ideas.
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Charles
Jun 28, 2015 rated it really liked it
Useful advice and concise. Recommended for all writers!
Michael Beanland
Dec 10, 2017 rated it it was amazing
Useful and practical advice on the process of writing rather than the psychological, metaphysical, or grammatical aspects of writing. The author tells you how to just get it done...and do it well.
Marie
Nov 05, 2010 rated it really liked it
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Faster, better book about writing--I learned a number of new tricks. Read my full review here: http://mariesbookgarden.blogspot.com/... ...more
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