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13 Bookish Movies Now Streaming on Netflix

By Tolani Osan | Off the Shelf<p>As book lovers, we tend to be skeptical about film adaptations, but we are fans of both the thirteen books on this list and their cinematic counterparts. Read the book, then stream the movie. Netflix is a marvelous thing.<p><b>The Cider House Rules by John Irving</b><p>John …

What Should a Novelist Blog About? Do's and Don'ts for Author-Bloggers

by Anne R. Allen <br>When I teach blogging to new writers, the most common question I get is: "What should I blog about?"<br>My answer isn't the same as …

The writer behind 'Seven' and 'Fight Club' reveals 5 secrets to excellent writing

But is it me, or does it seem like the quality of that writing has gotten <i>worse</i>?<p>However, this can be a <i>good</i> thing. These days, solid writing really stands out. It can be a competitive advantage in anything you do.<p>Want to know how to improve your writing?<p>Or have you ever thought about crafting the …

Top 10 Scrivener Features for Writers

Scrivener understands my writing needs in a way that other word processors never have. Here are 10 reasons why I threw over the old standbys.<p><i>1.</i> …

This Website Will Make You a Better Writer

If your dreams of writing the next bestseller haven’t yet come true, perhaps you could do with some one-on-one coaching from one of the greatest novelists of our time. You might be saying to yourself, “I don’t have that kind of dough!” But don’t worry: This writing coach offers his services for …

Creative Writing

Now You Can Submit Your Unpublished Book to the L.A. Public Library

The titles include all the typical genres — children, young adult, nonfiction, adult mystery, fiction, romance and fantasy — and cover everything …